Photograph © Jonathan Wheeler


Bardwell Windmill

Grid reference: TL 941 738
OS sheet: 155
Postcode: IP31 1AD
About 2 miles north of Ixworth, in Bardwell village. Follow brown signs.

A tower mill built in 1823 and worked by wind until 1925. It then worked with a Blackstone oil engine until 1941. The mill was restored in the mid-1980s, but was damaged in the storm of 1987, and is again being restored.

Opening times 2017
Occasional open days, otherwise by arrangement.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Sunday only, 10.30-16.30.  Teas, bread for sale, stalls and other events. Milling if windy.

Mrs Enid Wheeler, tel. 01359 251331.

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