New Mills Local History Society

Next meeting

Friday, March 10, 2017
Avro Manchester: The Legend behind the Lancaster
Dr Rob Kirby

See meetings for details, and a full list of our meetings.

Wills and Inventories of New Mills People

Books 1 and 2 of the above are now available online. Book 3, and an unpublished book 4 will be available in due course.

Strines Printworks History Project

The above is now complete, the one small remaining stone building has been renovated to use as a history room. Next to this the original works clock (Bruce's Clock 1809) has been cleverly restored with HLF grant and installed in a purpose built clock tower. Also the Strines Journal has been digitalised and a simplified version can be accessed on the Strines website.

Union Road Bridge Centenary, 1984

An album of photographs of the Centenary celebrations is now available.

Picture New Mills

Don't forget our companion web site, Picture New Mills, which gives access to over 13000 historic photographs of New Mills collected by the Society.

Strines Printworks History Project

Strines Clock

Strines Printworks History Project

Strines History Room