Windmills of Kent


Surviving windmills

#photoidnamelocationmapstypeconditionphotos
1 #2754.Aldington NGR: TR056363 smock mill base only remains0
2 #2745.Appledore NGR: TQ954304 post mill .0
3 #2744Union MillAppledore NGR: TQ953304 smock mill house converted0
4 #2781Guilton MillAsh NGR: TR283584 smock mill Base house converted0
5 no
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#2749Boundgate MillBadlesmere NGR: TR010531 smock mill truncated base0
6 #2771Black MillBarham NGR: TR214510 smock mill base survives2
7 #2712Beacon MillBenenden NGR: TQ821324 smock mill .5
8 no
image
#2737White MillBethersden NGR: TQ929407 smock mill .0
9 #2657.Bidborough NGR: TQ562435 tower mill house converted in 20062
10 no
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#9769Hudson's MillBirchington
(51.37041,1.29961)
smock.0
11 #2762Old MillBlean NGR: TR125607 smock mill .0
12 no
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#2564.Bluebell Hill NGR: TQ747621 smock mill .0
13 no
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#2756Miles's MillBoughton Street NGR: TR058595 smock mill Single storey roofed smock base0
14 #2765St MartinsCanterbury NGR: TR161578 tower mill house converted3
15 #2746.Charing NGR: TQ957503 smock mill house converted5
16 #2770Ashley MillCheriton NGR: TR205373 smock mill .0
17 #2780.Chillenden NGR: TR268543 post mill was restored, but destroyed in storm Nov 2003. Rebuilt May-Aug 2005.483
18 #2772.Chislet NGR: TR225679 smock mill Destroyed by fire, 15th September 2005. A new residential mock mill built in 2011 on the same plot of land. 1
19 #2688Darnley's MillCobham NGR: TQ672684 smock mill .0
20 #2702Union MillCranbrook NGR: TQ779359 smock mill restored311
21 #2783Upper MillEastry NGR: TR304545 smock mill house converted15
22 #2637.Edenbridge NGR: TQ443456 tower mill house converted0
23 #2729.Egerton NGR: TQ908472 smock mill .0
24 #2758Bodsham GreenElmsted NGR: TR106456 smock mill .0
25 no
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#2697Great Prospect MillFrindsbury NGR: TQ737706 smock mill .0
26 #2710.Frittenden NGR: TQ813424 post mill .0
27 #2789Swingate MillGuston NGR: TR333443 tower mill house converted7
28 #2769.Herne NGR: TR184665 smock mill restored197
29 no
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#2768Brook LaneHerne Bay NGR: TR180660 smock mill .0
30 #2694.Higham NGR: TQ719715 smock mill .0
31 #2656Watt's Cross MillHildenborough NGR: TQ559494 smock mill .1
32 no
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#2732.Iwade NGR: TQ914688 post mill .0
33 #2753.Kennington NGR: TR032454 smock mill base remains. Was colocated with water and steam mills.0
34 #2747Shipley Hatch MillKingsnorth NGR: TR001391 smock mill .0
35 #2766Reed's MillKingston NGR: TR174500 tower mill House converted 2010-2011 - includes new cap and dummy sails, and a wind-turbine in place of the fantail. Conversion was featured on the Channel 4 TV program, Restoration Man. 0
36 #2684Keys Green MillKippings Cross NGR: TQ647397 tower mill .0
37 #2731.Lenham Heath NGR: TQ914496 smock mill base0
38 #2748Oare MillLuddenham NGR: TR009625 tower mill house converted7
39 no
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#2743Champion's MillLynsted NGR: TQ944613 smock mill .0
40 #2792Draper's MillMargate NGR: TR363701 smock mill .36
41 #2680.Meopham NGR: TQ639652 smock mill .138
42 no
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#2727Meads MillMilton Regis NGR: TQ900640 smock mill .0
43 #2755.Newchurch NGR: TR058313 tower mill truncated0
44 #2788New MillNorthbourne NGR: TR331521 smock mill .7
45 no
image
#2793Thanet MillNorthwood NGR: TR370670 tower mill .0
46 no
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#2751Copton MillOspringe NGR: TR014596 tower mill .4
47 #2777Old MillPreston next Wingham NGR: TR256610 smock mill .5
48 #2790.Ripple NGR: TR362490 smock mill Served many years as a TV transmitter site, but now being restored as a mill again68
49 #2717.Rolvenden NGR: TQ837316 post mill .67
50 #2708Ringle Crouch Green MillSandhurst NGR: TQ804285 smock mill Has been rebuilt as a house from just the base that remained, but can also generate electricity. 65
51 #2786White MillSandwich NGR: TR323587 smock mill .211
52 #2778.Sarre NGR: TR260651 smock mill .199
53 #2734Great MillSheerness NGR: TQ921746 smock mill surviving base rebuilt as residential/business structure4
54 #2736Sea View MillSheerness NGR: TQ924750 tower mill .1
55 #2690.Shorne NGR: TQ689713 post mill .0
56 #2705.Sissinghurst NGR: TQ789376 smock mill octagonal brick foundations survive0
57 no
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#2722West MillSmarden NGR: TQ879420 post mill although the cross trees and main post survived for many years (and achieved Listed Building status as such), now only the brick piers exist on site 0
58 #2791.St Margarets Bay NGR: TR363435 smock mill .3
59 #2763.Stanford NGR: TR128378 tower mill .0
60 #2704.Staplehurst NGR: TQ787430 smock mill .1
61 #2764Davison's MillStelling Minnis NGR: TR146465 smock mill restored47
62 #2655.Stocks Green NGR: TQ558478 smock mill .0
63 #2711.Sutton Valence NGR: TQ815493 smock mill house converted0
64 #2759Cloke's MillWaltham NGR: TR109488 smock mill .0
65 no
image
#2760Dilnot's MillWaltham NGR: TR110490 smock mill .0
66 no
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#2779.West Hougham NGR: TR267403 smock mill collapse 1951 - some overgrown wreckage0
67 #2661.West Kingsdown NGR: TQ582623 smock mill restored14
68 #2757Borstal HillWhitstable NGR: TR105652 smock mill house converted28
69 #2761Feakins's MillWhitstable NGR: TR110661 smock mill .0
70 #2775Stodmarsh MillWickhambreux NGR: TR233604 post mill miniature pumping mill - very poor condition0
71 #2752.Willesborough NGR: TR032422 smock mill restored123
72 #2730Stocks MillWittersham NGR: TQ913273 post mill restored10
73 #2742Lower MillWoodchurch NGR: TQ943354 smock mill restored189

Historical locations

Biddenden #2719

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NGR: TQ850382
(51.11229,0.64257)

Town Mill: smock mill

Entry in Mills Archive database - #2719

Entry in Millers' Tales - Overview and All Records from The Mills Archive.

Entries in photo archives:
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Biddenden,the Windmill c1955,Kent
Biddenden, the Windmill c1955 {Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection} [Search Muggeridge Collection]

Doddington #2740

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NGR: TQ934575
(51.28289,0.77284)

smock mill 1820 - demolished 1937

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Entry in Mills Archive database - #2740

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Mayland

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post

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Mayland

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wind engine

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Monkton

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12th century windmill

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Nonington #2776

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NGR: TR269517
(51.21994,1.24822)

Corn Mill: smock mill

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Entry in Mills Archive database - #2776

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Northbourne #2787

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NGR: TR330520
(51.21874,1.33606)

Old Mill: smock mill


Vincent Pargetter in front of Northbourne mill, 1951 © Vincent Pargetter


Drawing pad cover showing Northbourne mill, c1930

Entry in Mills Archive database - #2787

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Ramsgate #2794

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NGR: TR384651
(51.33411,1.42199)

Grange Road Mill: smock mill

Entry in Mills Archive database - #2794

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Ramsgate,The Old Mill 1901,Kent
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Sandwich

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- burned down in 1885

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Smarden #2724

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NGR: TQ883429
(51.15344,0.69212)

East Mill: smock mill - finished work around 1923

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Entry in Mills Archive database - #2724

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