Torr Vale Mill in 1982 when the mill was still in use.
|OS grid reference||SJ995855|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||HIGH PEAK|
New Mills is a town in Derbyshire, England. It is eight miles from Stockport. It is by the rivers Goyt and Sett. It is very near the county of Cheshire. It has a population of 10,000.
History[change | change source]
New Mills most known employer is Swizzels Matlow, who make children's sweets. The company transferred to New Mills from London during the Blitz. Famous brands include Parma Violets, Refresher chews, Drumstick lollies and - perhaps most famously - Love Hearts
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Swizzels Matlow". Archived from the original on 2009-07-03. Retrieved 2009-06-01.