Windmill, Cheriton

A Wind powered Paper mill in the historic county of Kent, England.

Operated before 1790. The mill is described as having an "unusual device" which could obtain motive power from either water or wind. The nature of this device is not detailed, but the mill was both a water and windmill.

Full details

Power source Wind
Mill type Combined mill
Mill functions Paper mill
Archive ID 13571
Location Cheriton, Kent
Historic county Kent
Country England
NGR TR 200 374
Latitude 51.093150028431275
Longitude 1.1414139044048852



Gregory, Roy, The Industrial Windmill in Britain (Phillimore, 2005) p 138 

Hills, Richard Leslie, Power from Wind: A History of Windmill Technology (Cambridge University Press, 1996) p 190