Windmill, Elswick

A Wind powered Lead crushing mill in the historic county of Northumberland, England.

The windmill was part of the Elswick Lead Works, and was constructed around 1778, along with the rest of the site.

Full details

Power source Wind
Mill functions Lead crushing mill
Archive ID 13727
Location Elswick, Newcastle
Historic county Northumberland
Country England
NGR NZ 242 631
Latitude 54.96218655127682
Longitude -1.623284668473155

Location

Sources

Gregory, Roy, The Industrial Windmill in Britain (Phillimore, 2005) p 139 

Ordnance Survey 25 inch map, Durham II.16 (1914)