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Latitude: 52.2047 / 52°12'16"N
Longitude: -0.0816 / 0°4'53"W
OS Eastings: 531189
OS Northings: 258004
OS Grid: TL311580
Mapcode National: GBR K5P.Q6F
Mapcode Global: VHGMJ.JVP8
Entry Name: Bourn Mill
Listing Date: 31 August 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162375
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51047
Location: Bourn, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Bourn
Built-Up Area: Caxton
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Bourn St Helena and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 35 NW BOURN CAXTON ROAD
7/20 Bourn Mill
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Post Mill. Early C17, restorations 1874, 1933, 61, 84. Timber-framed and
weatherboarded with gabled roof, some material reused. Brick piers with two
cross trees and quarter bars C19. Marine plyboard casing and weatherboarding
added in 1984 by C. Wallis, millwright. (Four sails and mill ladder removed
for repair). Interior, gearing complete with one pair of stones and wooden
brake. Sack hoist driven by chain from a pulley on the windshaft. The mill
is mentioned as standing in 1636 deed. It was purchased by The
Cambridgeshire Preservation Society in 1932. One stud is inscribed E. Bismur
1758. Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Drawings of Bourn Mill by Rex Wailes 1961
Drawings of Bourn Mill by Graham Black 1983, R H Partnership Archs.
Vince, J. Discovering Windmills p5, 1977
V.C.H. Vol. V, p12
R.C.H.M. West Cambs. pp25, 26 Mon.22 Plate 57.
Pevsner. Buildings of England p308
Listing NGR: TL3118958004
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