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  1. Founded in early 1800's the complex was initially used as a hand weaving mill. Following 30 years of manual work the means of production changed when the small mill was bought by a young interpreneur who changed the concept to include hydropower. A few years after that, the mill changed owners again when it was decided to enlargen the mill and convert it into a fully functional factory, instead of a small hydropower driven mill. Successively more and more looms and heavy machinery were added when a textile producer outsourced his production because of monetary advantages. During WW2 the production was stopped and the factory used for producing telecommunication materials for the military. Because of the decline of the texile industry in Europe and outdated machinery the factory had to close for good in the 2000's. Now it's slowly consumed by nature and open for urban explorers like me. Full Album: (70+ photographs) https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/albums/72157669234673708/with/42217673072/ Full Blog Post: http://inwordsandpictures.net/textilefactory DSC_7178 by anthrax, auf Flickr 1 DSC_7224 by anthrax, auf Flickr 2 DSC_7237 by anthrax, auf Flickr 3 DSC_7241_1 by anthrax, auf Flickr 4 DSC_7252 by anthrax, auf Flickr 5 DSC_7259 by anthrax, auf Flickr 6 DSC_7272 by anthrax, auf Flickr 7 DSC_7302 by anthrax, auf Flickr 8 DSC_7308 by anthrax, auf Flickr 9 DSC_7336 by anthrax, auf Flickr 10 DSC_7350 by anthrax, auf Flickr 11 DSC_7382 by anthrax, auf Flickr 12 DSC_7394 by anthrax, auf Flickr 13 DSC_7414 by anthrax, auf Flickr 14 DSC_7425 by anthrax, auf Flickr 15 DSC_7431 by anthrax, auf Flickr 16
  2. Hi mates, few days ago mi brother and I visited a huge abandoned textile factory sorrounded by nature. Hope you enjoy!
  3. Visiting an old and abandoned factory that whas founded by my great great grandfather.
  4. How to post a report using Flickr Flickr seems to change every time the wind changes direction so here's a quick guide on how to use it to post a report... Step 1 - Explore and take pictures Step 2 - Upload your chosen pictures to Flickr like this.. Step 3 - Once your images are successfully uploaded to flickr choose a category for the location that you have visited... Step 4 - Then "Start New Topic".. You will then see this screen... Step 5 - Now you are ready to add the image "links", known as "BBcodes", which allow your images to display correctly on forums.. Step 6 - Then click "select" followed by "view on photo page".. Now select "Share" shown below.. Step 7-13 - You will then see this screen... Just repeat those steps for each image until you're happy with your report and click "submit topic"! You can edit your report for 24 hours after posting to correct errors. If you notice a mistake outside of this window contact a moderator and they will happily rectify the problem for you
  5. Visited with Lenston, The_Raw and MiaroDigital A really nice place with many wonderful details. History (acquired by Lenston) Out of the 5 mills situated in Talybont the mill was the only one built on the banks of the River Celuan. It is sometimes refereed to as Heron Mill. Built in 1847 by the Morris family it prominently produced flannel and cloth. Although originally powered by a small waterwheel it was converted to run on electric during the 1920/30’s. The mill continued to operate till 1962 when, like so many other mills, it suffered from imported cotton prices. Attempts were made to pass the ownership over to the national trust but the then owners could not contribute to the cost of handing it over. Grade II* listed in 1997 the mill retains nearly all of its working machinery at closure. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
  6. 1. TextileFactoryB01 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 2. TextileFactoryB02 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 3. TextileFactoryB03 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 4. TextileFactoryB04 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 5. TextileFactoryB05 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 6. TextileFactoryB06 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 7. TextileFactoryB07 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 8. TextileFactoryB08 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 9. TextileFactoryB09 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 10. TextileFactoryB10 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 11. TextileFactoryB11 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 12. TextileFactoryB12 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr 13. TextileFactoryB13 von MiaroDigital auf Flickr
  7. The back streets around Manchester are littered with old industrial buildings, mills, factories etc, some converted into apartments, some still remain such as this old textile factory. No history i'm afraid but judging by the amount of pigeon shit, old machines and the clothes left behind it's been closed and disused for a good amount of time. Hope you enjoy the pictures...... .. .. .. .. ..
  8. Visited here with Lost after a epic failure (me tripping of a PIR) at a rather nice location a few miles away, we arrived at this place, not the most pretty, but for the one room in this place it will make me go back for sure! Not posting any of the history of this place, but this Jute and Flax mill closed around the mid 70's and has laid idle since, pretty much unchavved execpt the odd broken window. The entry route we had planned was no longer viable as the river was in full surge with all the snow melt, it was mental how fast it was flowing! No machines left unfortunately, but still nice rooms kicking about. Now for some of the interesting things left behind My lil featherless friend Some old batteries Pay attention to the signs Prizes maybe handed out if people can tell me what some of these things are!! Aladdin Gas Heaters Holiday Pay slips from 1959-1960 Couldn't find the usb socket in this Loads of old accounts, letters, magazines, CV's No idea what was in this bottle There was a large array of humidity and moisture testers Speedy Moisture Tester A couple more of the testers and readers Stick em up Actually have no idea what this is Or this Some sort of amp / voltage tester I think First Aid to the rescue Travel permit of the Mills owner! Smallpox vaccination! Sorry for the amount of pics, but I could keep going with more and more. Was too much to take pics of so will defo be heading back!
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