Windmill, Cheriton

A wind-powered paper mill in the historic county of Kent, England.

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Operated before 1790. The mill is described as having an "unusual device" which could obtain motive power from either water or wind. The nature of this device is not detailed, but the mill was both a water- and windmill.

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Power source Wind
Mill type Combined mill
Mill function Paper mill
Archive ID 13571
Location Cheriton, Kent
Historic county Kent
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR TR 200 374
Latitude/longitude 51.09315000, 1.14141400



  • Gregory, Roy, The Industrial Windmill in Britain (Phillimore, 2005) p 138
  • Hills, Richard Leslie, Power from Wind: A History of Windmill Technology (Cambridge University Press, 1996) p 190


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