Crakehall Watermill

Crakehall Watermill


A stone built 17th century watermill with an 18ft breastshot waterwheel in working order, used for milling flour for the local community bakery. Two pairs of millstones and other machinery in working order.


Grid reference:

SE 243 903

Town/city: Crakehall
OS sheet:


Postcode: DL8 1HU
Geocode: @54.3065407, -1.6279288 Open in Map

In Crakehall, NW of Bedale, on A684.


Name: Mr Lionel Green
Phone: 01677 423240

Opening Times:

Booked parties welcome. Open on Easter Sunday & first Sundays April - October 12.00 – 16.00. See web site for details.

National Mills Weekend opening times:

Saturday 7th May and Sunday 8th May, 12pm - 4pm

For all open days see website

Time of Tours

12.15, 13.30, 14.30   Please phone or email to book on a tour    01677 423240 (with a/phone) or email