Tuxford Windmill
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member angellica
N 53° 14.400 W 000° 54.000
30U E 640140 N 5901027
Quick Description: Tuxford Windmill
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/16/2010 12:41:01 AM
Waymark Code: WM87T5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member eikenboom
Views: 7

Long Description:
Tuxford Windmill is a tower windmill, built in 1820 and restored to working order between 1982 and 1993. It is open to visitors daily except Tuesdays throughout the year. The mill with its large white sails dominates Tuxford's skyline. The mill produces flour which is sold from the mill shop. The mill bakery produces cakes, soups & rolls.

A wooden post mill once stood close by. It was moved from Grassthorpe in 1874, continued working until about 1926 and was demolished in 1950.
Purpose: Milling

Open to the public: yes

Is This Windmill Functional?: Yes!

Windmill Farm: no

Museum on Site: no

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

Cost: Not Listed

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