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Thompson's Mill, Epworth

Description: Thompson's Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 165149

OS Grid Reference: SE7847003364
OS Grid Coordinates: 478470, 403364
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5211, -0.8179

Location: S Furlong Croft, Epworth, North Lincolnshire DN9 1GB

Locality: Epworth
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN9 1GB

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

20/88 Thompson's Mill


Windmill tower. Early C19. Tarred red brick. Tapered round tower of 4
storeys. Ground floor has board doors to north and south, single windows to
east and west. 4 windows to first floor, 2 windows to north and south sides
of 2 top floors. All openings beneath segmental brick arches; ground-floor
windows with iron glazing bars, remainder with fragmentary wood frames; all
with sandstone sills. Stepped and cogged brick eaves cornice. Iron kerb.
Low C20 roof. Retains most of its original internal machinery, and a later
external iron wheel for mechanical belt drive on the east side at first-
floor level. Interior not inspected. One of only 3 tower mills in South
Humberside which retain most of their internal machinery. Disused and in
disrepair at time of resurvey. P Dolman, Lincolnshire Windmills: a
contemporary survey, 1986, p 15, p 42.

Listing NGR: SE7847003364

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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