Knowles Mill

Knowles Mill


An 18th century corn mill, which had two pairs of millstones. It is now derelict but retains its upright shaft, pitwheel, spurwheel and crownwheel and the frames of an overshot waterwheel. 


Grid reference:

SO 762 765

Town/city: BEWDLEY
OS sheet:


Postcode: DY12 2LX
Geocode: @52.385909, -2.35158 Open in Map

On Dowles Brook in the centre of the Wyre Forest. Nearest car park is the Natural England car park at the foot of Dry Mill Lane, Bewdley, ¾ mile. From car park continue to bottom of lane, turn L and follow track by brook upstream for ¾ mile. Owned by the National Trust.


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Opening Times:

Daily, dawn to dusk. Open access.

National Mills Weekend opening times:

Daily, dawn to dusk. Open access.

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