Jedidiah Strutt and the Belper Mills
Wed 6th Apr
Jedidiah Strutt and the Belper Mills: talk by Trevor Griffin and Jane Whitaker
Belper Historical Society
Trevor and Jane are both guides at Belper North Mill, the oldest fireproof cotton-spinning mill in the world. The talk will cover the Strutt family, the origins of the mill, the development of the weir and the growth of the workers’ housing.
Venue: Strutt’s Community Centre, Belper
Cost: Members FREE; non-members £3
Find out more at www.belperhistoricalsociety.co.uk