Patterson's Spade Mill

Patterson's Spade Mill

The last working water-driven spade mill in daily use in the British Isles.

Description

Hear the hammers, smell the grit and feel the heat of traditional spade-making.

Guided tours vividly capture life during the Industrial Revolution and dig up the history and culture of the humble spade.

  • See red-hot billets of steel fashioned into spades
  • Listen to the thunder of the massive water-powered trip hammer
  • Travel back in time to a bygone industrial era

Patterson's Spade Mill

751 Antrim Road
BT39 0AP

Telephone

028 9443 3619

Email

pattersons@nationaltru...

Website

www.nationaltrust.org....

Opening Hours

11am - 4pm

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Directions to Patterson's Spade Mill

On Antrim to Belfast road, A6; M2 exit 4

Patterson's Spade Mill

751 Antrim Road
BT39 0AP

Telephone

028 9443 3619

Email

pattersons@nationaltru...

Website

www.nationaltrust.org....

Opening Hours

11am - 4pm

Social Networking

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Patterson's Spade Mill

751 Antrim Road
BT39 0AP

Telephone

028 9443 3619

Email

pattersons@nationaltru...

Website

www.nationaltrust.org....

Opening Hours

11am - 4pm

Social Networking