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Uphill Windmill, Uphill, Weston-super-Mare, Avon

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Reproduced by permission of Historic England
Reference Number: W926
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Caption: From a fire insurance policy of 1789 we know that this tower was built as a windmill in 1729. By 1829 only the walls remained and in 1863 it was used as a beacon. It later became an observation point and then an observatory.
Photographer: H E S Simmons Date Taken: April 1935
Collection: H E S Simmons
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
Glossary Tower mill
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