Watermill, Thoresway

A Water powered Farm mill and Threshing mill in the historic county of Lincolnshire, England.

Poster Image

Built in the 1790s by Mr Holdgate. Water was sent to the mill via an acquaduct to turn an overshot waterwheel, and a shaft passing under the road drove threshing machinery in the building opposite.

Full details

Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
Mill functions Farm mill, Threshing mill
Archive ID 7641
Location Thoresway
Historic county Lincolnshire
Country England
NGR TF 1657 9667
Latitude 53.453975043978296
Longitude -0.24592689555242941

Location

Sources

Anthony Bryan, Mills Research Group Database

Ordnance Survey 25 inch map, Lincolnshire XXXVIII.7 (1888)

Contributors

Angus Townley, May 2018