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Bourton Foundry, Bourton

A water-powered flax mill and forge mill in the historic county of Dorset, England.

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This mill had a pitchback waterwheel.

Image: A view of Bullpitts, Bourton and the Hindley factory with the Longpond and Factory pond by Samuel Colman (1780–1845)

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Alternative names Daniel Maggs' Flax Mill, Hindley Factory
Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
River Stour
Mill function Flax mill, Forge mill
Archive ID 380
Location Bourton
Historic county Dorset
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR ST 774 310
Latitude/longitude 51.07847285, -2.32338549

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Christopher Foley FSA, 2017.

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