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Pot House Hamlet


The site has been a hive of activity for hundreds of years. Silkstone is mentioned in the Doomsday Book before many a town including Barnsley existed.

Silkstone glassworks is situated at Pot House Hamlet, a historic former industrial site in Silkstone, South Yorkshire, England. A glass works was established at Silkstone around 1659 by John Pilmey, who had emigrated from France some years earlier.
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Located only 2 miles from M1 Junction 37 in the beautiful village of Silkstone

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