Pictures of England


Historic Towns & Picturesque Villages

Tinner's Arms, Zennor


in the county of Cornwall

St John the Baptist Church


in the county of Shropshire

A picture tour of North Leigh - in the county of Oxfordshire
North Leigh windmill
North Leigh windmill - by Roger Sweet ©
Share the beauty of England..
Please help support this site by making a donation or booking your North Leigh hotels Member Login

You are not logged in.


Not registered yet? Click here to join!


Photographer: © Roger Sweet (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(5th October 2020)
Description Description contains history

North Leigh windmill

North Leigh windmill was built in 1833 by a local baker and miller. It had four common sails and a conical cap. The mill was restored in 1881 and again in 1933, but during the Second World War the cap was removed to make an observation post. This led the interior of the building to fall into decay, The mill still lacks sails, but now has a new cap to make it weatherproof.
More pictures of North Leigh by Roger Sweet...

This image also features in..

Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 500D
Exposure Program: Unknown: 0, Focal length: 55 mm, Aperture: f 9.9, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/200 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: September 15, 2011, 2:49 pm
ImageID:1218231, Image size: 3678 x 2452 pixels

This image is available to purchase and is part of our North Leigh Stock Photos Collection.

 Restricted free use  Wallpaper Background Image

Please add a comment..

Please login to make a comment on this picture