Photograph © Jim Woodward-Nutt
Cregg Watermill and water-driven carousel, Silverdale
Grid reference: SC 276 711
OS sheet: 95
Postcode: IM9 3DT
In Silverdale Glen, Ballasalla.
A 3-storey mill, built in 1740 on the site of a former monks' mill for Rushden Abbey.
Last operated commercially about 1940. Restaurant and large children's park. Also a unique childrens'
roundabout driven by a waterwheel through gearing. Ask in shop to see watermill
Opening times 2017
March to October, shop hours: daily, 11.00-17.00.
(Ask in shop to visit mill machinery downstairs).
National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday and Sunday, 11.00-17.00.
Steve Bradshaw, tel. 01624 823474.