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Jun 10, 2015

Welsh mill with two undershot wheels

Undershot waterwheels are rare in such a hilly country as Wales, but Marford Mill at Rossett, near Wrexham, has two of them, almost side by side. The mill was erected in ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

the 18th century, mostly on much older foundations. For a time it was rivalled by the building now known as Rossett Mill on the opposite side of the road - which also has an undershot wheel fed by the same millstream. For more about either mill, scan the QR codes on the walls beside the pavements each side of the road. Or click here for details of Marford Mill.