Photograph © Sue Adair, under this Creative Commons Licence


Raindale Watermill, York Castle Museum

Grid reference: SE 606 514
OS sheet: 105
Postcode: YO1 9RY
In the centre of York, at the Castle Museum.

This mill stood originally on the North Yorkshire moors at the foot of the Raindale valley, near Pickering. Moved to the museum in 1953 and restored to turning order, with a 14ft overshot waterwheel dating from around 1800 and a single pair of millstones. 

Opening times
Museum hours: daily, 9.30-17.00. Mill not normally open in winter months.
The mill is manned by trained volunteers, and although we always do our best to open, this is not always possible.
If you would like to find out when the Mill will be open, please call
Amy Lang on 01904 650329

National Mills Weekend opening times 2015
Saturday and Sunday, 11.00-15.00.

York Castle Museum, tel. 01904 650335.

Official contact form at www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk/Page/Contact.aspx

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