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TALK: LUMSDALE - 400 Years of Industry and Tourism

Tuesday, April 21, 2020


LUMSDALE - 400 Years of Industry and Tourism

Arkwright Society Evening Talk

7.00pm Cheese & Wine: 7.30pm Talk starts

Christine and Alan Piper, authors of a recent history of the Arkwright Society’s Lumsdale Valley, tell the story of its ponds, its smelting, grinding, spinning and bleaching mills and its more colourful millowners.

Cost: £8. Your ticket includes cheese and wine.

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