Description: Black Mill at Tg 467035
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 227736
OS Grid Reference: TG4674703453
OS Grid Coordinates: 646747, 303453
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5729, 1.6400
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7/1 Black Mill at TG 467035
Drainage windpump. Early C19, rebuilt 1907 by Thomas Smithdale and Sons.
Some restoration 1973 also by Thomas Smithdale and Sons. 3 storey brick tower
with unusual entatic batter. Doors to north-west and south-east. One blocked
window above each. Remains of timber petticoat survive. This windpump re-
uses early machinery including cast iron windshaft and timber clasp arm brake-
wheel. Early cap frame with winding beams and braces (to winch round cap
before introduction of fan stage machinery). C20 turbine.
Listing NGR: TG4674703453
Source: English Heritage
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