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Olchon House Farm mill, Llanveynoe, nr Longtown

Location
Grid reference: SO 307 299
OS sheet: 161
Postcode: HR2 0NT

Take the Craswall road from Longtown and turn left into the Olchon valley. After crossing the Olchon Brook, turn right. The mill is the first building on the right.

Farm mill with overshot waterwheel and rim gear. Now drives a pair of Derbyshire Peak stones. Formerly also drove barn machinery.
Shown on Herefordshire maps (Taylor 1754 and Bryant 1835). Recently restored to milling condition.

Opening times 2016
By advance arrangement only except as below.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2016
Sunday 11.00 - 17.00.  Waterwheel will be turning and milling taking place at intervals throughout the afternoon. (Donations to Llanveynoe church)

Contact
Brian & Mary Dixon
tel. 01873 860 269 (open days only)
 
Email
brian@sjdixon.co.uk