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Chelmer Mills, Chelmsford

A electricity- and steam-powered corn mill in the historic county of Essex, England.

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The Marriage family had been milling near Chelmsford since 1824. The current mill was built c 1900 and continues to mill flour for W H Marriage and Sons Ltd. It has both roller mills and millstones, and there is also a feed mill.

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Power source Electricity, Steam
Mill type Roller flour mill
Mill function Corn mill
Archive ID 12627
Location Chelmsford
Historic county Essex
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR TL 7108 0753
Latitude/longitude 51.74043288, 0.47654661

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References

  • Gilbert, Roger & Olivia Holden, "Milling since 1824" (Milling and Grain, 126 (3), March 2015, 26-33)
  • Ordnance Survey six-inch map, Essex nLIV.SE (1924)
  • Shorland-Ball, Rob & Brian McGee, The roller milling revolution: Master list of researched and located mills (2013), mill no. 49

 

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