ST5268 : Barrow Gurney: Upper Barrow Mill

taken 11 years ago, near to Barrow Gurney, North Somerset, Great Britain

Barrow Gurney: Upper Barrow Mill
Barrow Gurney: Upper Barrow Mill
A public footpath runs past the property to Windmill Hill and Redwood Farm. In addition to three watermills the parish appears to have had two medieval or post-medieval windmills. Possibly the parish's proximity to Bristol created extra demand. Behind the buildings on the right, at roof level, can be seen the line of the former mill leat, which would have powered an overshot waterwheel by the side of the building in the middle of the group. Milling ceased sometime between 1910 and 1935
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ST5268, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 8 December, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 8 December, 2006
Category
Watermill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5297 6811 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:24.6030N 2:40.6550W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5295 6804
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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