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Hobbs Mill, Burwell, Cambridgeshire

Hobbs Mill, Burwell, Cambridgeshire
Reproduced by permission of Historic England
Reference Number: TS00013
Caption: This is a weatherboarded smock mill. A major function of windmills was to grind corn into flour at a time when much primary processing of raw materials was carried out locally. Hay has been harvested in the foreground.
Photographer:  not known Date Taken: August 1932
Collection: E J and W W Crow
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
Glossary Smock mill