Windmill 1, Sobral da Abelheira, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 38° 59.762 W 009° 19.986
29S E 471154 N 4316389
Quick Description: A restored windmill in the village of Sobral da Abelheira
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/28/2011 12:21:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMDD85
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member eikenboom
Views: 5

Long Description:
There are two windmills in the Portuguese village of Sobral da Abelheira. This is one of them, the most notorious as it was beautifully restored. Besides, it's part of a small park for the leisure of the local community, which includes a playground for children.

As characteristic in the windmills of the region, this one is painted in white with blue frames around the door and windows. Apparently the machinery is still inside, as well as the sails structure, which is visible from the outside. It is not open to the public, but one can walk around and take a close look at the windmill. Some accessories are on display on the surrounding grounds.
Purpose: Milling

Open to the public: no

Is This Windmill Functional?: Not Sure

Windmill Farm: no

Museum on Site: no

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

Cost: Not Listed

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Kelux visited Windmill 1, Sobral da Abelheira, Portugal 3/13/2011 Kelux visited it