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Oxwellmains Windmill

A Category B Listed Building in Dunbar, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9788 / 55°58'43"N

Longitude: -2.4792 / 2°28'44"W

OS Eastings: 370196

OS Northings: 676309

OS Grid: NT701763

Mapcode National: GBR ND7X.8ZP

Mapcode Global: WH8W0.WZMF

Entry Name: Oxwellmains Windmill

Listing Date: 17 May 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332085

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1475

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunbar

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

Early 19th century or possibly earlier. Small, tapered
tower of coursed rubble with red sandstone ashlar
coping. Low entrance to NW. 9 irregularly spaced holds
above base probably supported a reefing stage. At the
top a vestige of concrete which secured the windmill.
Bare interior.

Statement of Interest

Built as pumping mill for quarry. Marked on 1853 OS map

as "Windmill (Ruin of)".

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