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© Mr Bruce Knight

IoE Number: 49410
Location: TOWER MILL, MILL HILL (east side)
  SWAFFHAM PRIOR, EAST CAMBRIDGESHIRE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Photographer: Mr Bruce Knight
Date Photographed: 29 July 2001
Date listed: 19 August 1959
Date of last amendment: 15 June 1984
Grade II

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TL 5664SWAFFHAM PRIORMILL HILL(East Side)13/187Windmill, to rearof Windmill Cottage

TL 5664 SWAFFHAM PRIOR MILL HILL (East Side) 13/187 Windmill, to rear of Windmill Cottage (formerly listed as 19. 8.1959 Tower Mill) II* Tower windmill. 1864, restored late C20. Clunch faced with brick and tarred. Three stages with plank stable door at ground floor and with glazing bar casements decreasing in size as they rise. Mill topped with revolving ogee cap with four sails and fantail. INTERIOR retains original floors and staircases. It also retains all its original internal milling machinery including two pairs of grinding stones. A very complete example of a tower mill of the period. Source 8113(Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England), An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, 1972, Page 127.

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