Star Paper Mill (Feniscowles)

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4th August 2016 at 10:03 #275

Chris Bennett


Mill Star Paper Mill
Address Feniscowles, Blackburn, Lancashire,
Nat Grid Location SD 642251
Companies The Star Paper Mill Co; Kymmene; Sappi
English Mill Excise No ND
Status Shut during 1970 to 2015
Est. Papermaking Start Date 1875
Date Closed 1-Mar-2009
Link3 The history of Star Paper, 1875-1960 Jyväskylän yliopisto, 1976
Link4 Industrial Heritage- A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Blackburn Part 2
By Mike Rothwell Pub Hyndburn Local History Society 1986 p19


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8th November 2017 at 21:39 #801

Chris Bennett

Aerial Photo courtesy of Peter Preston.

Date unknown but likely to be around 2005. Larger version attached.Star Paper Mill

22nd February 2018 at 15:28 #832

John Sherry

Hi There, I used to work for Inveresk at Carrongrove Denny Stirlingshire and later Robert Horne paper merchants.

Robert Horne bought paper and board products from mills and resold them to printers. I clearly remember Star card from the Star paper mill.

kind regards.

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