Osney Mill, Oxford

A water-powered corn mill in the historic county of Oxfordshire, England.

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On the Thames, this mill was destroyed by fire in 1946. It was originally associated with the 12th-century Osney Abbey. In its final form, the mill was constructed in 1845 as a large brick building on 4½ floors. A turbine with steam auxiliary drove 4 pairs of stones, saw-mill and bone-mill.

This mill had a water turbine.

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Alternative names Munsey's Mill
Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
River Thames
Mill function Corn mill
Archive ID 5520
Location Oxford
Historic county Oxfordshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR SP 504 059
Latitude/longitude 51.74953600, -1.27133260



  • Anthony Bryan, Mills Research Group Database
  • Foreman, Wilfred, Oxfordshire Mills (Phillimore & Co, 1983)


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