National Open Mills Weekend

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 National Open Mills Weekend
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by Andrew Mutimer from Hitcham GB on 13 May 2018
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National Open Mills Weekend Thorpeness Post Windmill Originally built in 1803 in nearby Adringham , moved in 1923 Originally built as a Corn Mill but converted to a water pump for Thorpeness. House in the Clouds storage tank. A 28 foot well is in the centre of the mill Grade 2 listed

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Andrew Mutimer posted 2018-05-15 5:17am

Thank you Peter , a very interesting few days. BEFORE The mobile phone Miller's would set their sails to a certain angle to announce a birth or death in the village and also if their mill needed repair to attract a passing mill wright .

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PETER BASH posted 2018-05-14 11:23pm

Lovely and thanks for all the info Andrew, you must have clocked up a few Mills and Miles over the weekend.
Regards,
Peter

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