Windmill, Cotham, Bristol

A wind-powered corn mill and snuff mill in the historic county of Gloucestershire, England.

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The mill was originally built as a corn mill in 1767. It was subsequently converted into a snuff mill, until it was burnt down in 1777 and later rebuilt as an observatory.

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Power source Wind
Mill type Tower mill
Mill function Corn mill, Snuff mill
Archive ID 13528
Location Cotham, Bristol
Historic county Gloucestershire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR ST 576 745
Latitude/longitude 51.46784358, -2.61209295



  • Gregory, Roy, The Industrial Windmill in Britain (Phillimore, 2005) p 138


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