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RPS# 230

RPS
Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    The Small Windmill

    Description
    Restored windmill, unrendered with thatched conical roof & four sails

    Address
    Mill Hill
    Townparks (Skerries)

    Coordinates
    -6.11303, 53.5746

  • Architectural

    This structure is part of the National Inventory of Architectural Heritage. You can find extra information on the building on buildingsofireland.ie or by clicking the green National Inventory of Architectural heritage reference number below.

    11311030

    NIAH Details

    Windmill, c.1525, on a circular plan, capped with thatched conical roof having four canvas sails. The mill measures 41 ft. in height; diameter of sail equals 53 ft. 4 inches. Restored, c.1995.ROOF: Thatched wooden cap resting on hardwood bearings; lufte...[Read More]

    • Rating
      National
    • Type
      mill (wind)
    • Dates
      1500 - 1550
    • Address
      The Small Windmill Skerries
    • County
      Dublin
    • Townland
      TOWNPARKS (BA. E BY.)

    Web Link
    http://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record&county=FI&regno=11311030

  • Archaeology

    This structure is part of the Record of National Monuments and Places. The black box below is this structure's reference number in the Record of National Monuments and Places, and further details of this site can be found on archaeology.ie. Unfortunately their website is not working fully and only the map viewer is available at this time.

    archaeology.ie will provide a comprehensive description of the site and structure, including details of known excavation work carried out to date.

    DU005-02701
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There are a number of resources which will enable you to find out more about this structure including your local library, the Fingal Archives, the National Museum, the National Library and the Trinity Map Library, to name a few.

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