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A guide to the industrial archaeology of cheshire

Nevell, MD and George, D 2014, A guide to the industrial archaeology of cheshire , Association for Industrial Archaeology, Ironbridge.

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Abstract

This is a guide and overview of the surviving industrial archaeology remains within Cheshire, UK. It covers the years 1600 to 2000 and reviews 307 Industrial Period sites in six main sections: cornmills; textiles, silk; textiles cotton; minerals, chemicals and engineering; ports and canals; and transport. A summary of each industry is given along with a brief history of the development of industrial archaeology research. It also studies Cheshire's importance to and role within the British Industrial Revolution.

Item Type: Book
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Memory, Text and Place
Schools: Schools > School of Environment and Life Sciences > Ecosystems and Environment Research Centre
Publisher: Association for Industrial Archaeology
Refereed: Yes
ISBN: 9780956025135
Funders: Association for Industrial Archaeology
Depositing User: Dr Michael Nevell
Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2015 12:02
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2015 12:02
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/33726

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