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Upper Dean Windmill

A Grade II Listed Building in Dean and Shelton, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.3015 / 52°18'5"N

Longitude: -0.4755 / 0°28'31"W

OS Eastings: 504046

OS Northings: 268138

OS Grid: TL040681

Mapcode National: GBR G01.LM6

Mapcode Global: VHFPG.PFY0

Entry Name: Upper Dean Windmill

Listing Date: 12 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36270

Location: Dean and Shelton, Bedford, PE28

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Dean and Shelton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dean

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1/58 Upper Dean Windmill


Windmill (disused). Built 1850 for William N. Bliss. Red brick. Tower mill type,
cap missing, stands approximately 40 ft high. Cambered heads to openings.
Originally had 3 floors, apparently now collapsed. Fragments of 2 of its 'patent'
sails remain. Also some machinery. Last worked 1906. (Peter Dolman, "Upper and
Lower Dean Windmills", Bedfordshire Magazine, Vol 13 pp 250-4).

Listing NGR: TL0404668138

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