TQ7308 : Remains of The Downs Windmill, Windmill Park, Sidley, East Sussex

taken 10 years ago, near to Sidley, East Sussex, Great Britain

Remains of The Downs Windmill, Windmill Park, Sidley, East Sussex
Remains of The Downs Windmill, Windmill Park, Sidley, East Sussex
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Post Mills
There are three main types of windmills found within Great Britain. Post mills, smock mills and tower mills.

The post mill is of a timber framed construction with weather-boarded sloping external walls. It was manually positioned by hand to face the wind, unlike the smock and tower mills which had pivoting top with a tail fan.

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TQ7308, 83 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 25 October, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 October, 2008
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Industry 
Primary Subject of Photo
Windmill 
Category
Windmill > Windmill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7328 0867 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:51.0956N 0:27.6188E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7331 0869
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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