Blundeston Windmill facts for kids
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The mill in June 2011
|Mill name||Blundeston Mill|
|Grid reference||TM 5165 9747|
|No. of sails||Four Sails|
|Type of sails||Patent sails|
|No. of pairs of millstones||Two pairs|
Blundeston Mill was built c1820 by Robert Martin, the Beccles millwright. The mill was worked until 1923 and dismantled in 1933 when it was converted to a house.
Blundeston Mill is a four-storey tower mill which had four Patent sails. The boat shaped cap was winded by a fantail. The mill drove two pairs of millstones
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