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tidemill

(ˈtaɪdˌmɪl)
n
a watermill powered by the force of the tide
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The Old Tidemill Wildlife garden and formerTidemill Primary School were occupied by over 100 squatters until recently, when Lewisham Council spent a whopping [pounds sterling]105,000 on chucking them out.
It was listed by Pedro Velez of Tidemill Enterprises and sold by Patrice Silvestri of Coldwell Banker Residential.
FINALIST ~Flowmill Commissioned by Arts Council England for the Cultural Olympiad, the tidemill, affectionately called ~Flow bore the weight of more than 40,000 visitors and saw the tide turn more than 700 times during a summer on the Tyne.
Officially a tidemill, Flow makes sounds generated by the tidal current passing beneath its huge wheel and also by the sludge and salt content of the water.
Two bonuses of pounds 10,000 each were paid to Mr Elms over the past two academic years for his efforts at Tidemill Academy in Lewisham, South London.
The best paid was an unnamed teacher from Essex on pounds 232,500, followed by Mark Elms, the head teacher of Tidemill Primary School in Lewisham, south east London, on pounds 231,400.
Mark Elms, head of Tidemill Primary School in south-east London, was given a remuneration package of Au276,523 for 2009/10 including employers' pension, according to an analysis of Lewisham Council's accounts.
A primary school head of Tidemill Primary School, Mark Elms, is earning a whopping package of 276,000 pound.
The House Mill is genuine enough -- the largest surviving tidemill in England, which the River Lea Tidal Mill Trust has now largely restored thanks to 1[pounds sterling] million-plus in grants from English Heritage, City Challenge and others.
The environmentally-sensitive, instrument-laden 'tidemill' was an attraction on the Tyne last year as part of the Cultural Olympiad.