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Forge Needle Mill, Redditch

Grid reference: SP 046 685
OS sheet: 139
Postcode: B98 8HY
Off A441 Birmingham to Evesham road, N of Redditch. Follow brown signs off the Sainsbury's roundabout.

A water-powered needle scouring and polishing mill, last worked commercially in 1958 and now restored as part of a museum. Machinery still works at weekends, and on Tuesday afternoons.

Opening times 2018
February, March, & October to November: Tuesday to Friday 11.00-16.00; Saturday & Sunday 13.00-16.00.
April to September; Monday to Friday 11.00-16.30; Saturday & Sunday, 11.00-16.00. Closed December & January 2017.  Further information on web site

National Mills Weekend opening times 2018
Saturday only 11.00-16.00.
Wheel will be turning machinery. Reduced admission charge 2, children free.

Charlotte Dean and Petrina Muscroft
tel. 01527 62509.


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