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Hamilton, Avon Road, Old Avon Mill

Mill (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Hamilton, Avon Road, Old Avon Mill

Classification Mill (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Avon Water; Avon Mill

Canmore ID 202860

Site Number NS75SW 62

NGR NS 73460 54687

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council South Lanarkshire
  • Parish Hamilton (South Lanarkshire)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Hamilton
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Archaeology Notes

NS75SW 62 73460 54687

Avon Mill (disused) [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, September 2010.

Location formerly entered as NS 73448 54659.

(Location cited as NS 734 547). Avon Mill, early 19th century. The ruins of a 3-storey and attic rubble building on an L plan, with the skeleton and some paddles of a 6-spoke, low-breast paddle wheel, about 3ft (0.91m) wide by 16ft (4.88m) diameter, with wood spokes and paddles, and iron rings and axle. There is also a turbine, now inaccessible.

J R Hume 1976.

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