Mill Place Mill, Scawby

A steam- and wind-powered colour mill and corn mill and oil mill in the historic county of Lincolnshire, England.

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The mill was built in 1794 by brick maker Matthew Maw, with cast iron gearing and roller reefing sails by Norman and Smithson, millwrights of Hull. Originally an oil and paint mill, it was a corn mill by 1843 with a steam engine installed. By the 20th century it no longer used wind power and was a steam powered roller mill. It was demolished in 1930.

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Alternative names Bratleys' Mill, Bratleys' Roller Flour Mill
Power source Steam, Wind
Mill type Roller flour mill, Tower mill
Mill function Colour mill, Corn mill, Oil mill
Archive ID 1219
Location Scawby
Historic county Lincolnshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR SE 988 067
Latitude/longitude 53.54799900, -0.51044200




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