MILLS OPENING DAYS

To see about the operating Waterwheel at Dunkirk Mill Museum and the Weaving Shed at Gigg Mill see here for more details and opening times…..

The water wheel at Dunkirk Mill

This is the moment the water wheel starts moving at Dunkirk Mill. The overshot wheel, twelve feet wide and thirteen feet in diameter, was installed in the mill in 1855 as part of the last major re-building programme carried out during its time as a woollen mill. Find out more about the history of Dunkirk Mill on our website http://stroud-textile.org.uk/history/history-of-dunkirk-mill/

Posted by Stroudwater Textile Trust on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
See the Dunkirk Mill Museum waterwheel in action driving historic textile machinery