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Description: Thompson's Mill
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
SE 7803-7903 EPWORTH RECTORY STREET
(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
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Source: English Heritage
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