Barrow Bridge Mills (Dean Mills)
Updated December 23, 2016 4:12 PM
1831 Built - Robert Gardner
1843 Gardner and Bazley
1862 Sir Thomas Bazley
1862 -1877 William Romaine Callender
1895 - 1913 Dean Mills Company
1913 Mills demolished, but the village houses/cottages built at the same time as the mills will remain in the conservation area and are highly sought after.
1948 September 2nd
1972 Oct 24th About £20,000 is to be spent on restoring the character of Barrow Bridge. The streets are to be paved with traditional materials like flagstones and granite sets and old-style street lamps installed. The disused Dean Mills Institute may be bought by the Corporation and turned into a museum for heavy textile machinery.