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Pitminster Mill, Pitminster

A water-powered corn mill in the historic county of Somerset, England.

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Said to be the oldest recorded mill site in the Taunton Deane area, first mentioned in 1036. In 1208 the mill became part of Taunton Deane Manor, owned by the Bishop of Winchester. John Hurman was miller in 1497 and the last known miller was James Buckland in 1889, who was also publican.

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Alternative names Pitminster Mills
Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
River Sherford Stream
Mill function Corn mill
Archive ID 12926
Location Pitminster
Historic county Somerset
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR ST 21948 19184
Latitude/longitude 50.96679849, -3.11293071

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