september, 2017

17sepAll DayCombe MIll in steam sun17.Sep 2017

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Combe Mill in Steam  Sun 17th September 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 . 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 :-  events@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.

Time

All Day (Sunday)

Location

Combe Mill

Blenheim Palace Sawmills, Long Hanborough, OX29 8ET

Organizer

Combe Mill The Acre

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