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Former windmill at Melbourne (Staunton Harold)

Then windmill was originally constructed in 1798. BY the end of the 19th century the mill had fallen into disuse and was derelict. In the 1960s when Staunton Harold Reservoir was being constructed it was decided to convert the old mill into an observation platform, overlooking the new reservoir. However, the construction of the mill was deemed unsuitable for this purpose and the conversion was nev…