Post Mills :: Shared Description
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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Created: Mon, 9 Nov 2009, Updated: Sun, 21 Aug 2011
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