Picture - Jim Woodward-Nutt
Olchon House Farm mill, Llanveynoe, nr Longtown
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 2017
By advance arrangement only except as below.
National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday 11.00 - 17.00. Waterwheel will be turning
and milling taking place at intervals throughout the afternoon.
(Donations to Llanveynoe church). Tea available.
Brian & Mary Dixon
tel. 01873 860 269 (open days only)