The Arkwright Society

The Arkwright Society

Charity information

The Arkwright Society

An educational charity primarily concerned with the conservation of the built and natural environment. The Society owns Cromford Mills, the site of the world's first successful water powered cotton spinning mill and part of the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site. It also owns Cromford Venture Centre which provides accommodation for up to 24 young people and leaders, concentrating on catering for the most disadvantaged

Founded 1971