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 6478
Mill Name : Howsham Watermill
Type : under shot water mill
Status : open to public
Dates : 1755 - 2004
New Address : Howsham
Original Address :
County : North Yorkshire
Country : uk
Post Code : YO60 7PJ
Grid Ref : SE 7300 6279
Description : Situated on a small island in the River Derwent, Howsham Mill is a Grade II listed Georgian watermill, attributed to John Carr of York and dating in its current incarnation from c1770. It is currently in a derelict state, and is deteriorating fast due to the onset of tree growth, vandalism and general neglect. In 1965, a Royal Commission for Historic Monuments inspector, James Williams, described the mill as “...a building of the maximum historical interest as a very early example of gothic Revival style...” and “...of great architectural interest as it is a very rare example of the gothic Revival style as applied to a functional building. (I cannot find reference to a similar example, eg watermill)...”
Opening times : Currently only by appointment. See contact details on the web site.
Web Site : www.rht.greenisp.org
Contact Name : Mo MacLeod
Contact Email : mo@howshammill.org.uk
Contact Tel : 01653 619748
Last modified : 17/09/2004 10:01:00 By David Mann - 17/09/2004 10:01:00
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