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Latitude: 51.9539 / 51°57'14"N
Longitude: -2.9816 / 2°58'53"W
OS Eastings: 332635
OS Northings: 228835
OS Grid: SO326288
Mapcode National: GBR F7.M11H
Mapcode Global: VH78N.84LZ
Entry Name: Pontynys Mill
Listing Date: 9 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1078163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 355418
Location: Longtown, County of Herefordshire, HR2
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Longtown
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Clodock and Longtown
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 32 NW LONGTOWN CP Pontynys Mill
Watermill, now disused. Early C19. Coursed rubble stone with Welsh slate and
corrugated sheet roof. L-plan, wing projecting forward on right. 2 storeys and
attic. Facing gable has stable door on ground and first floors to left and a
1-light casement on each floor. A similar casement on ground and first floors of
left return, and a door on both floors of main range. An extension and boarded
windows on left end. Large iron and wood high-breast water wheel to rear. Interior
reputed to contain an elaborate gearing arrangement with four pairs of French burr
stones. Believed working until 1939.
(Coates, S.D. and Tucker, D.G: Watermills of the Monnow and Trothy: Monmouth
District Museum Service, 1978, pp,16, 27, 29).
Listing NGR: SO3263528835
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