COMBE MILL in STEAM -  |  -  Country Crafts & Skills   Sun September 17th 2017

Combe Mill in Steam Sun 17th September 2017 Theme :- Country Crafts & Skills.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled Access

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COMBE MILL in STEAM    Sun September 17th 2017

Theme: - Country Crafts & Skills

Enjoy our displays of country skills and crafts at this steam and water-powered late 19th Century  Sawmill and Workshop that once served the Blenheim Palace Estate.

Our working Historic Tower Clock collection is also well worth seeing,  plus other special displays of basket making, logging, spinning and weaving and much more.  Morris dancing display in afternoon and a Millie-the-mill-cat trail for the children to win a `Millie` badge. All steam and water powered machinery will also be working. Demonstrations of craftsmen's tools make for an enjoyable visit. . We will be running all of our steam and water powered machinery in this restored Sawmill and Workshop . Have a go at making a poker in our Dual.   See our working Beam Engine and Line Shafting together with the Restored Waterwheel.  make for an enjoyable visit . Refresh yourselves in our popular Riverside Tea Room,  enjoy the picnic area by the River Evenlode.    

 There is a Millie-the-mill-cat trail for the children to win a `Millie` badge                                        

Combe Mill, Blenheim Palace Sawmills, Long Hanborough, Oxfordshire OX29 8ET

Admission :-  Adults £7.50, Concessions & Children £6.00,  under 5s free, Family Ticket discount

Open:-    10am to 5pm   

Contact:-   Combe Mill Society, 01993 358694.|  www.combemill.org  |  for events see events page |

 E-mail :-  event@combemill.org                                                                                                   

 

Other Opening:-   NOT in STEAM

Wednesdays (every) |  April – September 2017                                                           Sundays  `NOT IN STEAM`  1st Sun of each month only  | April  -  October

 Admission :-   Adults £5.00 concessions & children £4.00, u5`s  free

Opening:-10.30 – 16.30 last admission 15.30

 Volunteers will be available for viewing, with a `Themed`  Guided Tour explaining the workings and history of Combe Mill.

Contact & Location

Operator:Combe Mill Society
Address:Blenheim Palce Sawmills,
Long Hanborough,
Witney
Oxfordshire OX29 8ET
Contacts: 01993358694
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Open days:In Steam Sun 17th September 2017 Theme :- Country Crafts & Skills. 10.00am to 5.00pm Other Opening:- NOT in STEAM Wednesdays (every) | April – September 2017 Sundays `NOT IN STEAM` 1st Sun of each month only | April - October Opening:-10.30 – 16.30 last admission 15.30
By Rail: combe / 1 1/2 miles

This entry was last updated on 2nd December 2016