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© Mr John Scarbro FRPS

IoE Number: 192066
Location: DRAINAGE MILL AT SPINNEY FARM, CLAYDIKE BANK (west side)
  AMBER HILL, BOSTON, LINCOLNSHIRE
Photographer: Mr John Scarbro FRPS
Date Photographed: 16 April 2001
Date listed: 05 April 1988
Date of last amendment: 05 April 1988
Grade II

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TF 24 NW AMBERHILLCLAYDIKE BANK(west side)3/13Drainage mill at

TF 24 NW AMBERHILL CLAYDIKE BANK (west side) 3/13 Drainage mill at Spinney Farm II 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.

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