Tacumshane Windmill latterly Tacumshin Windmill

Tacumshane Windmill latterly Tacumshin WindmillSD: Freestanding single-bay three-stage tapered windmill, dated 1846, on a circular plan. In use, 1903. Reroofed, 1908. Closed, 1936. Disused, 1940. Restored, 1952, to accommodate use as museum. Interior including meal floor (first stage) with limestone flagged floor, stone floor (second stage) with timber boarded floor on timber joists, and dust floor (top stage) with timber boarded floor on timber joists retaining mechanisms. Set back from road in own grounds [DS/SS].APPRAISAL:National Monument: 457.

CountryIreland
CollectionNational Inventory of Architectural Heritage
Year1845, 1850
TimespanNineteenth Century
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(Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government.  All Rights Reserved.)
Location
Other objects in the vicinity
Repository Pagehttps://www.europeana.eu/portal/record/15414/niah_search_jsp...
Web Pagehttp://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record...
Subject Termsmill (wind)
ProviderIrish Manuscripts Commission