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Horns Mill, Brickendon

A water-powered corn mill and oil mill and tannery in the historic county of Hertfordshire, England.

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The mill site was mentioned in the Domesday Book. The mill was named 'Horns Mill' in the 19th century after a nearby pub. By 1822 it was an oil mill. From 1890 it was a tannery until closure in 1971. The site then became a housing estate.

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Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
River Lea
Mill function Corn mill, Oil mill, Tannery
Archive ID 12902
Location Brickendon
Historic county Hertfordshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR TL 320 117
Latitude/longitude 51.78841190, -0.08606708

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Graham Irwin, December 2017.

 

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