Hiesfelder Wind Mill - Dinslaken, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td
N 51° 33.510 E 006° 46.008
32U E 345194 N 5714298
Quick Description: This wind mill is a monument since 4/4/1984
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 1/15/2015 7:54:23 AM
Waymark Code: WMN7WQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
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Long Description:
This windmill (Turmwindmühle) was built 1822 by Heinrich Brahm from Duisburg-Meiderich. The building owner was Gerhard Eickhof (* 3/20/1793 in Barmingholten).
The mill was in usage until 1922. Nowadays there is a museum.
Opening hours:
May to September on Saturday 11:00 to 13:00.
No fee.
Year built?: 1822

Is the mill or gin still in operation?: No

What is or was processed here?: Grain

Are tours available?: Yes, on a regular basis.

How is or was it powered?: Wind

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