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Berney Arms Windmill


Grid reference: TG 465 050
OS sheet: 134
Postcode: NR30 1SB
On the N bank of the River Yare about 3.5 miles NE of Reedham. Train from Norwich or Great Yarmouth to Berney Arms station, or from Halvergate on foot (3.5 miles). Also accessible by boat from Haven Bridge, Great Yarmouth.  No vehicle access.

One of the finest of Norfolk's tower mills, in the care of English Heritage. It has 7 floors, and is the tallest mill in the Broadland area. It ground cement clinker until about 1880, and was then used for drainage until 1951.  The mill is now in an RSPB nature reserve, and the RSPB arranges all access.

Opening days 2017
April 16th (Easter Sunday), April 30th, May 13th  and 14th (National Mills Weekend), May 28th, June 25th, July 30th, August 6th, August 13th, August 20th, August 27th Bank Holiday), September 10th (Heritage Open Day), September 24th, October 29th.  All days 10.00 - 16.00.

National Mills Weekend opening times 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 09.00 - 16.00.  Refreshments. Guided walks.  For further details telephone RSPB 01603 715191 or see web site.

RSPB Berney Arms 01603 715191


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