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Latitude: 53.1606 / 53°9'38"N
Longitude: 0.2477 / 0°14'51"E
OS Eastings: 550376
OS Northings: 364972
OS Grid: TF503649
Mapcode National: GBR LX5.X0F
Mapcode Global: WHJM0.ST5C
Plus Code: 9F52566X+73
Entry Name: Dobson's Windmill
Listing Date: 28 May 1965
Last Amended: 17 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1222732
English Heritage Legacy ID: 418076
Location: Burgh Le Marsh, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, PE24
Civil Parish: Burgh le Marsh
Built-Up Area: Burgh le Marsh
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Burgh le Marsh St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
BURGH LE MARSH HIGH STREET
TF 56 SW
5/10 Dobson's Windmill (formerly
listed as Burgh Windmill)
Windmill. 1813 by Oxleys of Alford, restored 1947. Tarred
brick. Wooden ogee shaped cap with moulded brick eaves, ball
finials, fantail and 5 'left handed' patent sails. 5 storeys.
Steps lead up on each side of north-east doorway which has a
segmental head and double panelled doors. 4 two light sliding
sashes, one above the other above. South east and north-west
sides each with 3 two light sliding sashes, one above the other.
South west side with 4 two light sliding sashes one above the
other with a blocked opening at ground floor level where a steam
traction engine was previously situated to power a fourth set of
stones. The stage has been removed from the second storey and
windows inserted into the original door openings. Internal
machinery in full working order with composite brake wheel with
iron hub, spokes and teeth, and a wooden rim. Iron brake band
and iron wallower with morticed wooden cogs. Sack hoist with
endless chain, driven from underside of the wallower. Iron great
spur wheel with mortice stone nuts. Tentering, governor and
spouts. Three pairs of stones including two pairs of greys and
one pair of French. Two partitioned bin floors. Other machinery
includes an Improved Corncrushing mill and an animal
food mixing machine. Source: Dolman, p.13.
Listing NGR: TF5037664972
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