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The Lost Windmills of York

  • Saturday 17 June 2017, 11.00AM to 4pm
  • Tickets - £3 (Children 5-18 £1, under 5s free)
  • Holgate Windmill (map)
  • No wheelchair access

Event details

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Do you live on a ‘Mill Lane’ or near a ‘Millfield’? If you do then it is very likely that at some time in history there was a windmill or a watermill nearby. In the past dozens of windmills could be seen across the skyline of York. Now they have all gone except for Holgate Windmill, which has been fully restored to working order producing flour for sale.

Join us at Holgate Windmill for an exhibition revealing the sites, images and stories of many of York’s lost mills.  

Holgate Windmill

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