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St Mary's Mill, Chalford

Grid reference: SO 886 021
OS sheet: 162
Off A419, at E side of Chalford.

An 1820 stone-built former textile mill with an 1844 breastshot waterwheel with rim drive last used in 1946. Also a Tangye horizontal compound steam engine installed in 1904 and last used in 1956. Now turned by electricity.

Opening times 2018
Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th May, 11.00 - 18.00; National Mills Weekend (see below); 4th Sundays in June & August . Other times by appointment. No parking at the mill except for the disabled. See web site details of access and opening times.

National Mills Weekend 2018
Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May, 11.00 - 18.00.  No booking required.  Admission free.

Ian Mackintosh, Stroudwater Textile Trust, tel. 01453 766273.


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