2007

TM4659 : Thorpeness Windmill

taken 17 years ago, near to Thorpeness, Suffolk, England

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Thorpeness Windmill
Thorpeness Windmill
Built in 1803, Thorpeness Windmill was originally a corn mill at the nearby village of Aldringham. It was purchased and moved to its present site in 1923, where it was converted to pump water by sail power. Thirty years ago it was restored and purchased by Suffolk County Council, and today it is still a fully functioning windmill, housing displays on Thorpeness village and areas of outstanding beauty in Suffolk. For the more adventurous visitors, it is worth climbing the steep wooden steps to view the inner workings of the mill.

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Category: Windmill > Windmill
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Thorpeness Windmill [28] · Suffolk [18] · Thorpeness Mill [18] · Thorpeness Windmill was Originally a Corn Mill [9] Title Clusters: · Thorpeness Windmill [7] ·
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TM4659, 138 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Cameraman   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 April, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 November, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 468 598 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:10.9141N 1:36.5417E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 467 598
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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