TQ2908 : Patcham Windmill

taken 10 years ago, near to Patcham, Brighton And Hove, Great Britain

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Patcham Windmill
Patcham Windmill
Patcham Windmill

This windmill was the last working windmill to be built in Sussex. Construction of the tower started in February 1884 by a local builder named Hubbard. LinkExternal link

Tower Mills

There are three main types of windmill in Great Britain. Post mills, smock mills and tower mills.

The tower mill is generally the largest of the three, built in brick with a pivoting wooden top and sails, turned by a tail fan.

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TQ2908, 75 images   (more nearby search)
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Sunday, 30 May, 2010   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 30 May, 2010
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Windmill > Windmill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29144 08618 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:51.7594N 0:9.9790W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29169 08583
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