Parsons’ Mill, Brill

A Wind powered Corn mill in the historic county of Buckinghamshire, England.

A post mill, built in 1634, of the open trestle style. It was destroyed in 1906. An adjacent mill (Nixey’s Mill) still stands.

Full details

Power source Wind
Mill type Post mill
Mill functions Corn mill
Archive ID 8798
Location Brill
Historic county Buckinghamshire
Country England
NGR SP 6520 1431
Latitude 51.82364304829403
Longitude -1.0552440318771232

Location

Sources

Bonwick, Luke, Brill Windmill, Buckinghamshire: The History, Technology, Conservation and Repair of a 17th -century Post Mill (Buckinghamshire County Council, 2010)

Ordnance Survey six-inch map, Buckinghamshire XXVII (1885)

Smith, Arthur C, Windmills in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire: a contemporary survey (Stevenage Museum publications, 1976)