Wycombe Heath Mill, Holmer Green

A wind-powered corn mill in the historic county of Buckinghamshire, England.

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This tower mill was built in 1829 of flint rubble, cemented over. It worked until 1916 and collapsed 1929-30. It had four common sails and a triangular cap turned by a chain.

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Power source Wind
Mill type Tower mill
Mill function Corn mill
Archive ID 1829
Location Holmer Green
Historic county Buckinghamshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR SU 8920 9740
Latitude/longitude 51.66831143, -0.71147447



  • Anthony Bryan, Mills Research Group Database
  • Buckinghamshire County Museum Archaeological Group, "Buckinghamshire Windmills" (Records of Bucks, 20 (4), 1978)
  • Ordnance Survey six-inch map, Buckinghamshire XLII.6 (1898)
  • Smith, Arthur C, Windmills in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire: a contemporary survey (Stevenage Museum publications, 1976), p. 22
  • Smith, Donald, English windmills, vol 2 (Architectural Press, 1932), p. 141
  • Vince, John, Windmills in Buckinghamshire and the chilterns (Format Publishing, 1976), p. 21
  • Windmill World

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