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Since ancient times, man has harnessed the power of the wind to provide assistance in various tasks. Grain milling, water pumping, threshing, and sawmills were common, as well as a means to provide electricity in more modern times. A good resource for widmill history and design can be found at:
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Image for Wind Farm - The Wold, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

SS71.8 km

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WindmillsWind Farm - The Wold, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, UK

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This fine wind farm stands proud on the hillside near Burton Latimer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/26/2009

last visited: 3/20/2012

Image for Fenney Spring Windmill, Shepshed, Leicestershireview gallery

WW72.6 km

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WindmillsFenney Spring Windmill, Shepshed, Leicestershire

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A tower windmill near Shepshed, Leicestershire

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2013

last visited: never

Image for Ecotech Centre, Swaffam, Norfolk.view gallery

SESE74.8 km

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WindmillsEcotech Centre, Swaffam, Norfolk.

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The first wind turbine to be built with access for the viewing public.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/19/2011

last visited: never

Image for Finedon Windmill - Station Road, Finedon, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

SS74.8 km

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WindmillsFinedon Windmill - Station Road, Finedon, Northamptonshire, UK

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This old windmill stands near the new windmill farm in Finedon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/17/2009

last visited: never

Image for Upper Dean Windmill - Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

SS76 km

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WindmillsUpper Dean Windmill - Bedfordshire, UK

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Located just off Shelton Road between Upper Dean and Shelton, this unusual windmill is up a gravel drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2008

last visited: never

Image for Heage Windmillview gallery

WW78.1 km

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WindmillsHeage Windmill

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Working windmill near Belper, Derbyshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Kizzy Ball

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/13/2009

last visited: 10/26/2013

Image for Elsworth Windmill - Boxworth Road, Elsworth, Cambridgeshire, UKview gallery

SS81.4 km

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WindmillsElsworth Windmill - Boxworth Road, Elsworth, Cambridgeshire, UK

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This windmill is a Grade II listed building now converted into living accommodation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2008

last visited: 9/3/2011

Image for Duloe Windmill - The Maltings, Eaton Ford, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, UKview gallery

SS83.4 km

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WindmillsDuloe Windmill - The Maltings, Eaton Ford, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, UK

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This old windmill lies in the Duloe area to the west ofEaton Ford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2009

last visited: 5/10/2011

Image for Sharnbrook Windmill - Windmill Court, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

SS85.5 km

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WindmillsSharnbrook Windmill - Windmill Court, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK

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This old windmill has been attractively converted into a residence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/10/2009

last visited: never

Image for The Milestone PH -Hinkley- Leicestershireview gallery

SWSW87.1 km

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WindmillsThe Milestone PH -Hinkley- Leicestershire

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A Themed Public House on the Corner of this Retail Park, in Hinkley

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 11/18/2009

last visited: 11/17/2013

Image for Madingley Windmill - St Neots Road, Cambridge, UKview gallery

SS88 km

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WindmillsMadingley Windmill - St Neots Road, Cambridge, UK

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This historic and well preserved windmill stands next to the American cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/13/2009

last visited: never

Image for Great Gransden Post Mill - Cambridgeshire, UKview gallery

SS89 km

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WindmillsGreat Gransden Post Mill - Cambridgeshire, UK

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A superb old post mill hidden away in Great Gransden village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/24/2008

last visited: 8/3/2011

Image for Wooden Mill - Bridge End, Carlton, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

SS89.5 km

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WindmillsWooden Mill - Bridge End, Carlton, Bedfordshire, UK

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Standing tall in a garden in Carlton, this attractive windmill is near the River Great Ouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2009

last visited: never

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EE89.6 km

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WindmillsCley - next- sea Norfolk

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one of Norfolks famous windmills, on the edge of this small norfolk village over looking the saltmarshes

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 11/30/2008

last visited: 11/30/2010

Image for Swaffham Prior  Windmill - Cambsview gallery

SESE90 km

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WindmillsSwaffham Prior Windmill - Cambs

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A Fosters Mill is a working Flour Mill where you are able to buy flour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/20/2012

last visited: never

Image for Swaffham Prior  Windmill 2  - Cambsview gallery

SESE90.1 km

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WindmillsSwaffham Prior Windmill 2 - Cambs

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This small village not only has two churches but also boasts of two windmills this one is not working and tucked away down a lane behind several houses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/23/2012

last visited: 8/10/2012

Image for Dereham windmillview gallery

EE90.8 km

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WindmillsDereham windmill

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Dereham windmill has been partially restored. It is not open to the public, though the site is accessible if you want to view the exterior

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member myf

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2009

last visited: 10/21/2009

Image for Stevington Windmill, Stevington, Bedfordshireview gallery

SS92.1 km

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WindmillsStevington Windmill, Stevington, Bedfordshire

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Lone old Wooden windmill, rotates around a central pole. Charming and fascinating. Worth a visit, restored in 1951.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/9/2006

last visited: 5/6/2008

Image for Barby Mill - Longdown Lane, Barby, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

SWSW95.4 km

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WindmillsBarby Mill - Longdown Lane, Barby, Northamptonshire, UK

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This tower mill stands on the edge of the village of Barby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2009

last visited: 8/13/2010

Image for Milton Keynes Wind Farm - Buckinghamshire, UKview gallery

SS96.2 km

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WindmillsMilton Keynes Wind Farm - Buckinghamshire, UK

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This wind farm is situated south of Newton Blossomville and to the north of the A422.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/30/2010

last visited: 7/31/2010

Image for Windmill - Shepreth Road, Barrington, Cambridgeshire, UKview gallery

SS96.6 km

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WindmillsWindmill - Shepreth Road, Barrington, Cambridgeshire, UK

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An old windmill which has now been converted into part of a house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/25/2008

last visited: 1/24/2010

Image for Converted windmill - Upton, West Yorkshire, UKview gallery

NWNW97.2 km

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WindmillsConverted windmill - Upton, West Yorkshire, UK

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An old stone windmill now converted into a residence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/24/2008

last visited: 8/22/2011

Image for Braunston Mill - Braunston, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

SWSW98.3 km

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WindmillsBraunston Mill - Braunston, Northamptonshire, UK

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This popular windmill stands near the canal in Braunston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/14/2008

last visited: 11/6/2009

Image for Hook's Mill - Potton Road, Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire, UKview gallery

SS99 km

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WindmillsHook's Mill - Potton Road, Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire, UK

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This old windmill is located in the Cambridgeshire countryside.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/5/2009

last visited: 10/11/2009

Image for Thurlaston Windmill - Warwickshire UKview gallery

SWSW99.1 km

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WindmillsThurlaston Windmill - Warwickshire UK

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An old windmill in the village of Thurlaston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/31/2008

last visited: 3/16/2014

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