TQ6412 : The Windmill at Windmill Hill

taken 10 years ago, near to Windmill Hill, East Sussex, Great Britain

The Windmill at Windmill Hill
The Windmill at Windmill Hill
The Windmill Hill windmill is a Grade II* Listed Building It is a windmill of the post type and at 48'0", the tallest in Sussex. This mill is the last in England to possess the remains of a centrifugal governor system for controlling the sail area.
It was built around 1814, the mill was last worked by the Harmer family who converted it to steam power in 1893 when the sweeps were removed.

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TQ6412, 51 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 May, 2007
Category
Windmill > Windmill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 647 121 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:53.1434N 0:20.4155E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 647 121
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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