Stracey Arms Drainage Mill - The Broads, Norfolk, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 52° 37.393 E 001° 36.359
31U E 405637 N 5831270
Quick Description: This windmill is visible from the A47 between Norwich and Great Yarmouth.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/24/2010 12:56:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM8X1Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member eikenboom
Views: 3

Long Description:
The mill is an old drainage windmill once used to help drain water from the Norfolk Broads. It is open to the public from Easter to the end of September. Telephone 01603 222708 for confirmation of opening times and visits can also be arranged through the Norfolk Windmills Trust who restored the windmill to working order.

It is located on the River Bure and there are free moorings available. It includes a tea room, shop and exhibition on drainage mills.
Purpose: Water Pumping

Open to the public: yes

Is This Windmill Functional?: Yes!

Windmill Farm: no

Museum on Site: yes

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

Cost: Not Listed

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