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North Leigh windmill
North Leigh windmill - by Roger Sweet ©
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Photographer: © Roger Sweet (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(5th October 2020)
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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.
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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

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