St Osyth Tide Mill in Essex. The mill-pond of a tide-mill is filled by the incoming tide and power is produced by the release of the water at low tide through a sluice to drive the mill-wheel.
Mills of the Tidal Waters by Douglas Went.
Country Life article 11 May 1961 
Cat1 Places-->St Osyth

St Osyth Tide Mill in Essex. The mill-pond of a tide-mill is filled by the incoming tide and power is produced by the release of the water at low tide through a sluice to drive the mill-wheel. Mills of the Tidal Waters by Douglas Went.
Country Life article 11 May 1961
Date: 1935      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Douglas Went
Image ID CLF_1961_1072_001
Category 1 Places-->St Osyth

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.