Photograph Michael Stoate

Photograph Michael Stoate


Cann Mills, nr Shaftesbury

Grid reference: ST 872 209
OS sheet: 183
Postcode: SP7 0BL
Signposted off the A350 in Cann, 1 mile south of Shaftesbury.

The Stoate family has been milling since 1832. The present mill was set up at Cann in 1947, and is still producing quality
stoneground flour, using French Burr millstones, primarily driven by a late 19th Century iron waterwheel powered by the river Sturkel.

Opening times 2017
For flour sales only: Monday, Wednesday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (closed 1 to 2pm)

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday 13th May between 14.00 - 18.00 hrs.
Paul Merry will also be welcoming visitors at Panary bakery at the same times. 

Michael Stoate, tel. 01747 852475


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