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Description: Tower Mill Immediately to East of Junction with Millfield Road
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334684
OS Grid Reference: SE6863613721
OS Grid Coordinates: 468636, 413721
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6155, -0.9639
THORNE NORTH EASTERN ROAD
SE 6813 (SE 61 SE)
15/106 Tower mill
east of junction
with Millfield Road
Tower mill. Early C19, Tarred red brick. 5-storey, truncated cone.
2 semicircular stone steps to boarded door on south side. Boarded
double-doors over with stone ledge and wooden lintel, around the tower at
lst-floor level are putlog holes showing position of jettied walkway.
Unglazed, segmentally-arched window to 2nd floor, another to 3rd floor set to
right. Cogged band to parapet wall now surmounted by brick watertank
Right return: blocked segmentally-arched dour beneath window to each floor;
Left return: windows on 4 floors. Interior not inspected. Said to have been
built in 1815 and known as Oates Mill (Hobson).
M. Hobsan, Some notes on Old Thorne, Doncaster Library Service pamphlet,
Listing NGR: SE6863613721
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Source: English Heritage
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