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Latitude: 52.9977 / 52°59'51"N
Longitude: -0.1697 / 0°10'10"W
OS Eastings: 522933
OS Northings: 346049
OS Grid: TF229460
Mapcode National: GBR HTR.5WS
Mapcode Global: WHHLG.CXF9
Entry Name: Drainage Mill at Spinney Farm
Listing Date: 5 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1062012
English Heritage Legacy ID: 192066
Location: Amber Hill, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20
Parish: Amber Hill
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: The Brothertoft Group
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TF 24 NW AMBERHILL CLAYDIKE BANK
3/13 Drainage mill at
Drainage tower mill. c.1800, converted to steam power late C19.
Red brick, tarred, facetted slate roof, with lead dressings.
Circular plan. Squat tower reduced to half its former height,
with single planked door. To the right a large timber scoopwheel
with iron bands, and each spoke numbered, is set in a narrow
splayed channel and mounted on a large grit stone block. On the
left an iron flywheel for driving by a traction engine. Not
inspected internally. This is the only remaining pumping
windmill on Holland Fen and was in use, driven by a tractor,
until about 1960. Source: P. Dolman.
Listing NGR: TF2293346049
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