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Blackburn Road

Hothersall

Blackburn Road, Hothersall

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Catalogue Reference: 330B
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This archive entry is © Longridge and District Local History Society.

An aerial ropeway used to carry spoil from Spade Mill to Alston Reservoirs when Preston Water Works was under construction between 1906-1909.

The Corporation Arms is on the left beyond the horse and cart. 

 

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