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Extract from Farey's 'Derbyshire' 1813


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Title Extract from Farey's 'Derbyshire' 1813
Description Extracts from Volume 2 of Farey's 'Derbyshire' 1813. Contains references to the use of lime as a fertiliser by farmers in Marple area, and also to the use and method of cess pool water from the cotton mill,etc, being used to irrigate the surrounding pasture land.
Date From 1 Jan 1813 to 1 Dec 1813
Current Owner Mellor Local history Society?
Location mellor mill
Other Tags documentfarmlandirrigationfertiliserlime

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