TA0208 : Wrawby Post Mill

taken 3 years ago, near to Wrawby, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Wrawby Post Mill
Wrawby Post Mill
The only remaining post mill in Lincolnshire, built in 1760 it milled flour until 1940 when it became derelict before restoration in 1965.
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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Date Taken
Monday, 25 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0260 0875 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.9205N 0:27.1396W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0260 0873
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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