Suffolk Windmills, written by Brian Flint, was originally published in 1970. Now republished in a new paperback edition and priced at £12.99

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Mill ID Number 6076
Mill Name : Finch Foundry & Museum
Type : Water-powered forge
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New Address : Sticklepath
Original Address :
County : Devon
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Grid Ref : SX 640 940. OS Sheet 191
Description : 4 miles E of Okehampton, signposted in the centre of Sticklepath, off A30.
A unique, 19th century edge tool works, now fully restored. Three waterwheels power machinery, which includes a 250-year-old tilt hammer, drop hammer, shears and grinding wheel. Daily demonstrations of toolmaking. Now owned by the National Trust.
Refreshments. Shop. Museum galleries. Picnic area. Riverside walks. Nearby pubs.
Opening times : April to October, daily except Tuesdays, 11.00 - 17.30. Parties at other times by arrangement.
Web Site : www.nationaltrust.org.uk/finchfoundry
Contact Name : James Coyne, Custodian
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Contact Tel : 01837 840046
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