Grandholm Works, Old Machar
Flax spinning mill on the River Don. Leys Masson and Co, 1792- 1848. Then wool, J & J Crombie until 1995. At least 4 waterwheels, and still has a Boving turbine of c1930 in the largest wheelpit (where 1820s wheel was removed in 1905), with associated Thomson fire-pump. The wheelhouse was briefly a restaurant and old mill is apartments.
|Alternative names||Crombie Woollen Mill|
|Mill function||Woollen mill|
|Location||Old Machar, Aberdeen|
|Country||Scotland, United Kingdom|
|NGR||NJ 92575 09580|
- Canmore, Historic Environment Scotland
- Ordnance Survey six-inch map, Aberdeenshire, Sheet LXXV (1869)
Mark Watson, June 2016
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