Thorrington Tide Mill :: Shared Description

Thorrington tide mill in a 19th century tide mill built on the site of an earlier mill. It was rebuilt in 1831 from the previous structure. There are four floors, three millstones (one steam driven), flour sieve, sack hoist and breastshot wheel. The mill is in need of repair due to an incident a few years ago when the overflowing millpond started the mill, running dry it burnt out several bearings.
It is well worth a look, free entry with informative guides. Open 4th Sunday of the month in summer.
by Ashley Dace

22 images use this description:

TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Breastshot Wheel by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Mill Pond by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Stone Floor by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Mill Pond by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Flour Sieve by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Stone Nut by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Dust Floor by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Gear Housing by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Alresford Creek by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : View from Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Lucum by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Sack Hoist by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Breastshot Wheel by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Pit wheel and wallower by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Engine Drive by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - Breastshot Wheel by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill - External Drive by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace
TM0819 : Thorrington Tide Mill by Ashley Dace


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Created: Tue, 28 Aug 2012, Updated: Tue, 28 Aug 2012

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