smock mill


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smock mill

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a type of windmill having a revolving top
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It was designed by the civil engineer John Smeaton, was the first five-sail smock mill in Britain and is the only surviving smock mill in the region.
The golf club was based in the old chimney mill on Claremont Road, which was Britain's first five-sailed smock mill.
There is a windmill in this village - rather an old smock mill, brought here from Chesham in the 19th century where it had been for many years, I believe.
It dates from around 1810 and the smock mill itself has been converted with a dining-room on the ground floor.