Panaramic view

Mickley Saw Mill  | OS Grid Ref: 425400,477015  | Site classified as: Orchard:Site Of  | HPG Ref: 60021

Map Evidence

1856/7 OS
Orchard adjacent to mill, immediately south of R Ure, Mickley. The orchard is linear and aligned east/north east.
1909 OS
As above (sawmill disused) OS Plot No. 621, 1.075 acres.

Extract from Site Visit report

Site Description: Orchard
Visibility: Landowner of mill gave permission to view Mill House garden from his land (sister owned Mill House)
Micro climate: Sheltered close to river Ure
Buildings: None visible
Walkways / Gateways / Paths etc: None
Planting: 4 large old apple tree; half of orchard nearest house developed into garden
General Condition: Neglected and overgrown
Possible contact: N/A
Local knowledge: Landowner - property rented out
Other comments: N/A
Recorder: DC/JB
Date: 11/05/09

Additional Information

Slim strip of orchard shown on 1851 OS map on south bank of River Ure.
Now developed as garden and a few old apple trees remain.
On private property.

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Extract from 1851 OS map centred on Site
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Extract from OS Landranger map centred on Site
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Extract from Google Map image map centred on Site
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The orchard as it is today
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