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Watermill, Thoresway

A water-powered farm mill and threshing mill in the historic county of Lincolnshire, England.

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Built in the 1790s by Mr Holdgate. Water was sent to the mill via an acquaduct to turn an overshot waterwheel, and a shaft passing under the road drove threshing machinery in the building opposite.

Full details

Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
Mill function Farm mill, Threshing mill
Archive ID 7641
Location Thoresway
Historic county Lincolnshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR TF 1657 9667
Latitude/longitude 53.45397504, -0.24592690

Location

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  • Photo Angus Townley.
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  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.
  • Photo Angus Townley.

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Angus Townley, May 2018

 

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