leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Broom Mills, interior view of the weaving shed

Subject ID:
Subject Year:
Derek Sedgwick
Class number:
LEO 3579
Broom Mills, interior view of the weaving shed
c1979. Black & white image showing the interior view of the weaving shed at Broom Mills. Reuben Gaunt, of the nearby Cape Mills and Springfield Mills, acquired Broom Mills in 1886 for the manufacture of woollens. Worsteds continued to be manufactured at Springfield Mills. The sons and grandsons of Reuben Gaunt eventually took over the running of the three mills. Broom Mills is located at Farsley Beck Bottom off Coal Hill Lane.

Corrections are welcomed by the department. Corrections will be verified before appearing on the site - this may take up to 4 weeks. Email corrections
Buy a copy of this photograph 2008129_168026

Select the size, finish and quantity of the photograph you require.  If you require sepia toning please tick the appropriate box. Please note the size of the photographs will be as near as possible to that requested, however to avoid distorting the image sizes may not be exact. VAT will be added to the order at checkout.

Quantity: Sepia Toning (+50%)
Size Matt Gloss
10 x 8 inches £6.67 £6.67
12 x 9 inches £9.17 £9.17
16 x 12 inches £10.84 £10.84
Add to basket