Achterlandse Molen - Groot-Ammers, the Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member team Hebbes
N 51° 54.346 E 004° 50.349
31U E 626518 N 5752156
Quick Description: A 'poldermolen' at the Molenkade in Groot-Ammers.
Location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 8/6/2012 4:29:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMF1F5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule
Views: 8

Long Description:
This windmill was probably build in 1596 or even earlier for pumping the Ammers-Graafland polder together with the Achtkante molen and the Graaflandse molen.
In 1865 it was adapted for habitation. Until 1969 the mill was in use for milling, currently its purpose is primarily for habitation and milling is on a voluntary basis.
Date of Manufacture: 1/1/1596

Purpose: Water Pumping

Open to the public: no

Is This Windmill Functional?: Yes!

Windmill Farm: yes

Museum on Site: no

Cost: Not Listed

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