Bardon Mill corn mill (Henshaw)
The remains of an old corn mill stand in Bardon Mill, although it has now been converted for other uses. For example, it has been a blanket mill and a pipe and drain factory. Originally, the corn mill was powered by a waterwheel with two pairs of millstones. There was also a kiln and a mill pond in a field to the north, with a tail race down to the River Tyne.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Henshaw
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