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Bridge over Mill Stream at King's Mills, with Walls to Mill Stream and Mill Wheel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Donington, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8428 / 52°50'34"N

Longitude: -1.3816 / 1°22'53"W

OS Eastings: 441750

OS Northings: 327436

OS Grid: SK417274

Mapcode National: GBR 7H8.RJD

Mapcode Global: WHDH7.RS9Z

Plus Code: 9C4WRJV9+49

Entry Name: Bridge over Mill Stream at King's Mills, with Walls to Mill Stream and Mill Wheel

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358147

Location: Castle Donington, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Castle Donington

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Castle Donington St Edward the King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Description

SK 42 NW
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CASTLE DONINGTON
PARK LANE
Bridge over mill-stream at King's Mills, with walls to mill-stream, and mill-wheel.

GV
II

Bridge, with attached walls to mill-stream, and mill-wheel. Circa 1800. Bridge
is of ashlar, with ashlar coping to parapet on north east side. 2 semi-circular
arches, that to north smaller and partly blocked. Ashlar retaining walls to
mill-stream. Another fragment of ashlar walling on wooden lintel over mill-
stream to south west of wheel. Large double mill wheel, c 6 m in diameter, with
3 heavy cast iron rims, spokes, spindle and some wooden paddles. Outer wheel on
south east side has gearing notches. Another gear-wheel to far side. Surviving
fragment of large mill complex.
(G H Green, Historical Account of the Ancient Kings Mills, 1960).

Listing NGR: SK4175027436

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