Windmill, Prescot

A wind-powered lead crushing mill in the historic county of Lancashire, England.

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The mill is known to have operated between 1814 and 1848. It was believed to be a slim tower mill, only around 5 feet in diameter at the base, which suggests the windmill was used to drive machinery in an adjoining building by a lineshaft.

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Power source Wind
Mill type Tower mill
Mill function Lead crushing mill
Archive ID 13633
Location Prescot
Historic county Lancashire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR SJ 470 926
Latitude/longitude 53.42811494, -2.79921840




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