Windmills of Cambridgeshire


Surviving windmills

# photo id name location geo type condition photos
1 no image #2315 . Arrington NGR: TL324512
(52.14309,-0.0684) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
2 no image #2433 . Ashley NGR: TL715617
(52.22605,0.51073) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock mill few bricks remaining 0
3 no image #2386 . Balsham NGR: TL578504
(52.12860,0.30508) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock mill Just foundations remain 0
4 no image #1958 . Barnack NGR: TF069049
(52.63107,-0.4214) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 18
5 no image #2324 Orwell Barrington NGR: TL387493
(52.12405,0.02255) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill house converted 0
6 #2312 . Bourn NGR: TL312580
(52.20466,-0.0816) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
open trestle post mill conserved 79
7 no image #2286 . Buckden NGR: TL187672
(52.28936,-0.2598) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
8 #2395 Stevens' Mill Burwell NGR: TL590665
(52.27288,0.3293) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower complete conserved mill, rendered tower, newly tarred in 2004 34
9 #2396 Big Mill Burwell NGR: TL591666
(52.27454,0.33073) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower thatched truncated tower 2
10 no image #2344 French's Mill Cambridge NGR: TL445599
(52.21880,0.11464) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock converted to offices 7
11 no image #2275 . Castor NGR: TL129968
(52.55703,-0.3359) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 3
12 no image #2418 . Chippenham NGR: TL658706
(52.30842,0.43082) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock mill house converted 0
13 no image #2309 . Coates NGR: TL303975
(52.55945,-0.0790) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower . 0
14 no image #2342 . Cottenham NGR: TL444674
(52.28561,0.11572) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower now used as water tower 3
15 no image #2329 . Doddington NGR: TL400909
(52.49833,0.06141) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
16 no image #2281 Duloe Mill Eaton Socon NGR: TL171602
(52.22834,-0.2865) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill house converted 0
17 no image #2316 Papworth's Mill Elsworth NGR: TL326642
(52.25934,-0.0584) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
18 no image #2366 Cobbin's Mill Ely NGR: TL533818
(52.41202,0.25371) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock mill . 0
19 no image #2313 . Fenstanton NGR: TL312703
(52.31439,-0.0754) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
post mill . 0
20 no image #2332 . Foxton NGR: TL407483
(52.11515,0.05364) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock mill . 0
21 no image #2360 . Fulbourn NGR: TL510559
(52.18096,0.20749) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock restored 105
22 #2336 . Great Chishill NGR: TL414389
(52.02999,0.05858) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
open trestle post mill conserved 182
23 no image #2273 . Great Gidding NGR: TL123831
(52.43461,-0.3496) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 0
24 #2303 . Great Gransden NGR: TL277555
(52.18315,-0.1333) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
open trestle post mill conserved 16
25 no image #2302 Hooks Mill Guilden Morden NGR: TL272454
(52.09073,-0.1461) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower derelict 1
26 no image #2348 Great Mill Haddenham NGR: TL457746
(52.34923,0.13828) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower restored 0
27 no image #2339 . Harston NGR: TL433502
(52.13110,0.09088) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower truncated 0
28 no image #2308 . Hemingford Grey NGR: TL300708
(52.31971,-0.0942) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 1
29 no image #2372 . Hildersham NGR: TL546480
(52.10852,0.25518) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 0
30 no image #2319 . Holywell NGR: TL341715
(52.32448,-0.0324) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
post mill . 0
31 #2354 . Ickleton NGR: TL486443
(52.07586,0.16729) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 1
32 no image #2341 . Impington NGR: TL442624
(52.24027,0.10975) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock undergoing restoration 105
33 no image #2382 . Linton NGR: TL568462
(52.09114,0.28721) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
34 no image #2365 Little Downham Mill Little Downham NGR: TL532838
(52.43098,0.25047) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill derelict 1
35 no image #2368 . Little Wilbraham NGR: TL536584
(52.20163,0.24524) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 10
36 no image #2333 . Madingley NGR: TL407596
(52.21584,0.05947) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
post restored 27
37 no image #2322 . Over NGR: TL381689
(52.30066,0.02360) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower restored 37
38 no image #2356 . Pymore NGR: TL502865
(52.45519,0.20736) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower residential conversion 1
39 no image #2307 . Ramsey NGR: TL289856
(52.45339,-0.1049) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 1
40 no image #2297 St Mary's Mill Ramsey St Mary's NGR: TL248875
(52.47130,-0.1631) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower derelict 0
41 no image #2279 Bannister's Mill Sawtry NGR: TL163836
(52.43754,-0.2897) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock house converted 0
42 #2391 Bungalow Hill Six Mile Bottom NGR: TL588582
(52.19901,0.32247) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
post conserved - surroundings have been drastically changed in 2005 with the building of a new house alongside 11
43 #2403 Downfield Mill Soham NGR: TL608717
(52.32029,0.35797) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower working order, but has had just 2 sails for many years 16
44 no image #2390 Northfield Mill (aka Shade Mill) Soham NGR: TL587751
(52.35092,0.32890) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock complete - part restored 2
45 no image #2274 Belton's Mill Spaldwick NGR: TL128737
(52.35019,-0.3442) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower very ruinous 0
46 no image #2289 . Stanground NGR: TL202957
(52.54558,-0.2297) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
47 no image #2306 Saunderson's Mill Steeple Morden NGR: TL285421
(52.06131,-0.1278) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock . 2
48 #2361 . Stretham NGR: TL512750
(52.35177,0.21870) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted, with recent addition of dummy sails 36
49 #2384 Foster's Mill Swaffham Prior NGR: TL572642
(52.25379,0.30204) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower working 40
50 #2385 . Swaffham Prior NGR: TL575642
(52.25326,0.30384) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock rebuilt residential dummy 23
51 no image #2320 Hale Mill Swavesey NGR: TL354687
(52.30019,-0.0165) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower house converted 10
52 no image #2304 . Thorney NGR: TF278043
(52.6218,-0.1128) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower converted 0
53 no image #2358 Shepherds Mill Upwell NGR: TF509033
(52.60656,0.22767) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower now converted to a hotel and restaurant 0
54 no image #2300 Setchell's Mill Upwood NGR: TL258820
(52.42233,-0.1499) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower . 0
55 no image #2280 . Werrington NGR: TF165034
(52.61595,-0.2810) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower . 1
56 #2406 Streetly End Mill West Wickham NGR: TL614482
(52.10833,0.35506) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower . 2
57 no image #2401 . West Wratting NGR: TL605510
(52.13405,0.34433) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock . 5
58 no image #2409 . Weston Colville NGR: TL619530
(52.15127,0.36584) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock converted 0
59 no image #2301 Elderkin's Mill Whittlesey NGR: TL264975
(52.56089,-0.1373) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower derelict 1
60 no image #2305 Fletcher's Mill Whittlesey NGR: TL281960
(52.54611,-0.1110) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill . 0
61 #2383 . Wicken NGR: TL571706
(52.31085,0.30230) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock restored - now in working order 222
62 #2377 . Wicken Fen NGR: TL562706
(52.31111,0.28995) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
4 sided smock windpump worked occasionally 584
63 no image #2331 Cattell's mill Willingham NGR: TL404698
(52.30791,0.05836) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock being restored 60
64 no image #2334 Ingle's Mill Willingham NGR: TL408698
(52.30776,0.06333) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock base 0
65 no image #2056 Leach's Mill Wisbech NGR: TF464101
(52.66849,0.16316) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower was 8 sailed 7
66 no image #2293 Higney Mill Wood Walton Fen NGR: TL215863
(52.46090,-0.2134) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
tower mill truncated tower 0
67 no image #2421 . Woodditton NGR: TL664593
(52.20622,0.43416) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps
smock base 0

Historical locations

Alconbury

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Benwick

drainage mill

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Burwell #2397

NGR: TL592676
(52.28275,0.33362) OS map + aerial, Google Maps Aerial - Dual Google & Bing Maps

Busy Bee: smock

[photo] [photo]

Entry in Mills Archive - #2397 (login required)

Entries in photo archives:
[English Heritage] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Cambridge

Parker's Piece:

[info] [mention] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Chatteris

Forty Foot Bank:

[photo] [photo] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Chatteris

Station Street Mill: smock

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Downham

Black Bank Drain Windmill:

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Horseheath

tower

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Littleport

[photo] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Littleport

tower - demolished 1952

[info] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Madingley

post

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Manea

tower

[info] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Soham

Shrubland House Mill:

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Soham

Paddock Street Windmill: tubular pipe mill

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Soham

Mere Mill:

[Search Muggeridge Collection]

Somersham

[1880] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Trumpington

[first mentioned in 1260] [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Waterbeach

[OS map 1850-1899 showing 2 corn windmills, and one pumping] [Search Muggeridge Collection]


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