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A picture tour of Whissendine - in the county of Rutland
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Whissendine - by Zbigniew Siwik ©
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Photographer: © Zbigniew Siwik (Gallery)(10th January 2014)
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Whissendine

Six storey Tower Mill built 1809 with most of the machinery dating from 1862-3. Interior has a smutter, four mill stones, three flour dressers and a rare Wesmann roller mill. Following restoration the mill is now worked by four patent sails.
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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 50 mm, Aperture: f 4.5, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/500 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: -0.33333333333333 EV
Date/Time Creation: December 28, 2013, 3:00 pm
ImageID:1185657, Image size: 2304 x 3456 pixels

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Comment by Dave John(10th January 2014)

Excellent shot Zbig

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Comment by Zbigniew Siwik (Photo owner)(10th January 2014)

Smutter - name of grain-cleaning machine ,(The smutter gets its name from a black fungus called smut which grows on grains. By tumbling and blowing the smutter cleans away this fungus and other impurities.) More information I found on website : http://spoommidatlantic.org/spoommidatlantic/site_files/editor_files/image/file/Milling%20History/Colvin_Run_Mill.pdf

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Comment by Vince Hawthorn(10th January 2014)

Some brilliant shots here Zbigniew and informative text.

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Comment by David SwannPremier Member! Click for more info..(11th January 2014)

Excellent windmill picture with the white sails contrasted with the deep blue of the sky

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Comment by Pat TroutPremier Member! Click for more info..(11th January 2014)

Wonderful pics

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