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Workshop/Course, Tue 14 Feb 2108 - Wed 14 Feb 2018, free entry

Meet Mary Ryan, Mill Worker

Meet Mary Ryan, Mill Worker



01274 435900


Moorside Road,

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Tue 5 Dec - Sun 29 Apr After the Coal Dust
Tue 5 Dec - Sun 4 Nov Alke Schmidt: Wonder and Dread
Tue 14 Feb - Wed 14 Feb Meet Mary Ryan, Mill Worker


Meet Mary Ryan, mill worker. Explore her tale as she takes you on a journey through time, textiles and tragedy. Find out about spinning and weaving, as Mary tells of her life 'in't mill', the smells, the noise, and her and her daughter's tragic end. Discover how their past is linked to the present through the 'Wonder and Dread' exhibition by artist Alke Schmidt.

Make your own woven sample to take home.

Children to be accompanied by an adult.

Family-friendly, suitable for age 5+

One-hour workshop

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 14 Feb 2108 - Wed 14 Feb 2018 10:30 to 11:30 12:00 to 13:00


Free entry

Booking Essential




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    Map reference: SE 183351  Lat: 53.81217 Long: -1.72283

    Signposted from Bradford Ring Road and Harrogate Road (A658). Bus 645 from Market Street or Hall Ings. All buses stop at Moorside Road. On the museum site there is free car parking and disabled car parking.

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    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport


    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups