List of windmills in Nottinghamshire

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List of windmills in Nottinghamshire is located in Nottinghamshire
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This is a list of all windmills and windmill sites which lie in the current ceremonial county of Nottinghamshire.

Locations[edit]

B - C[edit]

Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Balderton Tower Standing 1934[1]
Beckingham Tower Standing in 1934[1]
Besthorpe, Nottinghamshire Besthorpe Mill
SK 883 651
Post 1746[2] Standing in 1946[1]
Windmill World
Blidworth Blidworth Mill
SK 586 558
Tower Early 19th century[3] Windmill World
Blidworth Roving Molly post Moved to Hemswell, Lincolnshire, 1850s[4]
Bradmore Burnt down 5 November 1880[5]
Carlton-on-Trent Carlton Mill
SK 802 645
Tower Early 19th century[6] Windmill World Carlton Mill - geograph.org.uk - 1432747.jpg
Caunton Caunton Mill
SK 743 603
Tower Early 19th century[7] Windmill World Caunton Mill-geograph.org-3122964.jpg
Clarborough 1828[5] 1828[5]
Coddington Coddington Mill
SK 832 536
Tower Late 18th century[8] Windmill World Windmill conversion - geograph.org.uk - 213837.jpg
Cossall 1827[5] 1827[5]
Costock post
Cropwell Bishop Blown down[5]

E - G[edit]

Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Eakring Eakring Mill
SK 673 624
Tower Early 19th century[9] Windmill World
East Bridgford Stokes‍ '​ Mill
SK 703 443
Tower 1844[10] Windmill World Stokes' Mill, East Bridgford - geograph.org.uk - 1555301.jpg
East Bridgford Kneeton Hills Mill
SK 691 430
Tower 1769[11] Windmill World Kneeton Hills Mill - geograph.org.uk - 1599213.jpg
East Farndon Burnt down 22 August 1895[5]
East Markham Cleveland Mill
SK 730 725
Tower c. 1840[12] Windmill World Converted windmill - geograph.org.uk - 595945.jpg
Edwinstowe Post
Elston Elston Mill
SK 760 477
Tower Mid-19th century[13] Windmill World Windmill, Elston - geograph.org.uk - 1620085.jpg
Everton Longbottom‍ '​s Mill
SK 692 904
Tower c. 1830[14] Windmill World Longbottom's Mill-geograph.org-1889339.jpg
Farndon Post
Farnsfield Mansfield Road[15]
Farnsfield Station Lane[15]
Fiskerton Fiskerton Mill
SK 730 510
Post Windmill World
Grassthorpe Post Moved to Tuxford, 1870[4]
Gringley-on-the-Hill Post
Gringley-on-the-Hill Gringley Mill
SK 730 905
Tower c. 1830[16] Windmill World Gringley Mill-geograph.org-4047524.jpg

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Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Harby Harby Mill
SK 877 707
Tower 19th century[17] Windmill World Harby Mill - geograph.org.uk - 108650.jpg
Hucknall Sick Club Mill[4] Post Moved in 1790
Kersall Post Blown down November 1840[5]
Keyworth Tower Standing in 1934[1]
Kimberley West Mill
SK 488 453
Post Windmill World
Kneesall Smith's Mill[5]
Laxton post Laxton windmill.jpg
Lenton Post
Mansfield 1822[5] 1822[5]
Mansfield 1841[5] 1841[5]
Markham Clinton Tower Standing in 1934[1]
Mattersey 1539[18] 1539[18]
Misterton Misterton Mill
SK 784 944
tower Windmill World

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Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Newark-on-Trent Farndon Mill
SK 780 527
Tower 1823[19] Windmill World Farndon Windmill - geograph.org.uk - 737785.jpg
Newark-on-Trent Post Moved to Nottingham (Forest Mill #1)[4]
Newark-on-Trent Post 1854[5]
Newark-on-Trent Clubber's Mill[5] 1841[5] 1841[5]
Newark-on-Trent Winthorpe Road 1823[5] 1823[5]
Newton Shelford Mill
SK 680 422
Post Early 19th century[20] Demolished 1952[4]
Windmill World
Newton Windmill.jpg
North Leverton Subscription Mill
SK 776 820
Tower 1813[21] Working windmill open to the public[1]

Windmill World

North Leverton Windmill, Nottinghamshire - geograph.org.uk - 22092.jpg
North Muskham Post Standing in 1934[1]
North Muskham Tower Standing in 1934[1]
North Wheatley Tower 1841[5] Standing in 1934[1]
Norwell Norwell Mill
SK 774 617
Tower 1852[22] Windmill World Norwell Mill-geograph.org-2236128.jpg
Nottingham Early 13th century[23] Early 13th century[23]
Nottingham Radford Mill
SK 547 409
Post Windmill World
Nottingham Forest Mill #1 Post Demolished[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #2 Post Moved to Brighton, Sussex[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #3 Post Moved to Edwinstowe[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #4 Post 1831[4] Moved to Farndon[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #5
Roving Molly
Post Moved to Blidworth
Nottingham Forest Mill #6 Post Moved to Kegworth, Leicestershire[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #7 Post Moved to Lenton[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #8 Post Moved to Newton[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #9 Post Moved to Redmile, Leicestershire[4] 1835[24]
Nottingham Forest Mill #10 Post Moved to Strelley[4]
Nottingham Forest Mill #11 Post
Nottingham Forest Mill #12 Post
Nottingham Forest Mill #13 Tower
South Leverton Subscription Mill Tower demolished[4]

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Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Ossington (two mills) 1338[25] 1338[25]
Retford Clarborough Hill Burnt down 15 January 1896[5]
Sneinton SK 587 398 Post Moved within Sneinton, 1807[26]
Sneinton Green's Mill
SK 587 398
Tower 1807[26] Windmill World
Website
Green's windmill.jpg
Sneinton Windmill Lane Mill Post 1807[26] Blown down 1836[5]
South Clifton 1814[5] 1814[5]
South Leverton Tower Standing in 1936[1]
Southwell Burnt down 26 November 1843
Strelley post
Sutton-in-Ashfield Mill Street Post Blown down 1818[27]
Sutton-in-Ashfield Sutton Mill
Lindley's Mill
SK 500 590
Tower c. 1820[27] 1895
Windmill World
Lindley's Mill-geograph.org-4274082.jpg
Sutton-on-Trent Smock Blown down July 1845[5]
Sutton-on-Trent Sutton Mill
SK 798 655
Tower c. 1814[28] Windmill World Sutton on Trent Windmill - geograph.org.uk - 92367.jpg

T - W[edit]

Location Name of mill and
grid reference
Type Maps First mention
or built
Last mention
or demise
Photograph
Tuxford Mill Mount Mill
SK 733 718
Tower 1812[5] Windmill World
Website
Windmill, Tuxford, Nottinghamshire - geograph.org.uk - 28421.jpg
Tuxford Composite 1870[4] Standing in 1936[1]
Tuxford Stone End Mill
SK 761 693
Tower Mid-19th century[29] Windmill World Windmill conversion at Stone Road, nr Tuxford, Nottinghamshire - geograph.org.uk - 167729.jpg
Tuxford Longbottom's Mill 1885[5]
Upton Upton Mill
SK 736 548
Post Windmill World Post mill roundhouse in Upton, Nottinghamshire - geograph.org.uk - 473855.jpg
Walkeringham Clark's Mill 1852[5]
Warsop Forest Mill
SK 581 664
Tower Early 19th century[30] Windmill World Forest Mill, Bradmer Hill, Warsop - geograph.org.uk - 473853.jpg
Whatton Whatton Mill
SK 743 392
Tower c. 1820[31] Windmill World
Winkburn 1338[25] 1338[25]

Notes[edit]

Mills in bold are still standing, known building dates are indicated in bold. Text in italics denotes indicates that the information is not confirmed, but is likely to be the case stated.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Nottinghamshire". University of Kent at Canterbury. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  2. ^ "WINDMILL AT MILL FARM, SAND LANE (south side), BESTHORPE, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  3. ^ "THE WINDMILL, MAIN STREET (north side), BLIDWORTH, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q Wailes, Rex (1954). The English Windmill. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. pp. p1515, 171–72. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab "THE MILLER'S OTHER TALE". Nottingham City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2009. [dead link]
  6. ^ "CARLTON WINDMILL, CARLTON WHARF, SUTTON ON TRENT, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  7. ^ "CAUNTON WINDMILL, MILL LANE (south side), CAUNTON, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  8. ^ "CODDINGTON WINDMILL, BALDERTON LANE (west side), CODDINGTON, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  9. ^ "EAKRING WINDMILL, TORK LANE, EAKRING, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  10. ^ Wailes, Rex (1991). Lincolnshire Windmills. Heckington: Friends of Heckington mill. p. 118. ISBN 0-9518795-0-2. 
  11. ^ "EAST BRIDGFORD WINDMILL, KNEETON ROAD (north side), EAST BRIDGFORD, RUSHCLIFFE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  12. ^ "THE WINDMILL, PRIEST GATE (south side), EAST MARKHAM, BASSETLAW, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  13. ^ "THE WINDMILL, MILL ROAD (west side), ELSTON, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  14. ^ "EVERTON WINDMILL, MATTERSEY ROAD (east side), EVERTON, BASSETLAW, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  15. ^ a b "BUILDINGS". Farnsfield Local History Society. Retrieved 20 May 2009. 
  16. ^ "GRINGLEY WINDMILL, MILL HILL (south side), GRINGLEY ON THE HILL, BASSETLAW, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  17. ^ "WINDMILL NORTH OF WIGSLEY ROAD, WIGSLEY ROAD (north side), HARBY, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  18. ^ a b "THE PRIORY OF MATTERSEY". British History Online. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  19. ^ "FARNDON WINDMILL, CREES LANE (east side), NEWARK, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  20. ^ "THE WINDMILL, SHELFORD ROAD (north side), SHELFORD AND NEWTON, RUSHCLIFFE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  21. ^ Brown, R J (1976). Windmills of England. London: Robert Hale. pp. p160. ISBN 0-7091-5641-3. 
  22. ^ "THE OLD WINDMILL, MAIN STREET (south side), NORWELL, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  23. ^ a b "THE HOSPITAL OF ST. JOHN BAPTIST, NOTTINGHAM". British History Online. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  24. ^ "Redmile Archive". Redmile Archive. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  25. ^ a b c d "THE PRECEPTORY OF OSSINGTON". British History Online. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  26. ^ a b c "A Short History of Green's Mill". Nottingham City Council. Retrieved 17 May 2009. [dead link]
  27. ^ a b "THE WINDMILL, PROSPECT PLACE (south side), SUTTON IN ASHFIELD, ASHFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  28. ^ "SUTTON WINDMILL, MAIN STREET (west side), SUTTON ON TRENT, NEWARK AND SHERWOOD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  29. ^ "STONE ROAD END, STONE ROAD (south side), TUXFORD, BASSETLAW, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  30. ^ "WARSOP WINDMILL, FOREST ROAD (north side), WARSOP, MANSFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009. 
  31. ^ "WINDMILL AT HILLYSIDE HOUSE, CONERY LANE (north side), WHATTON, RUSHCLIFFE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE". English Heritage. Retrieved 17 May 2009.