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Eling Tide Mill

Eling Hill, Southampton SO40 9HF, England
+44 23 8086 9575
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Historic mill

Eling tide mill is located on an artificial causeway in Eling, near to Southampton and is one of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rayrest
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Only working Tidal Mill

Excellent to learn about the past and try freshly milled flour for your own bread. Tours... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
BrianMFeb43
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Totton, United Kingdom
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Eling Hill, Southampton SO40 9HF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eling tide mill is located on an artificial causeway in Eling, near to Southampton and is one of only two working tidal Mills in the country. The mill was mentioned in 1086 in the doomsday book but is unclear if this is the actual site...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Excellent to learn about the past and try freshly milled flour for your own bread. Tours informative and also a cafe , easly reached by public transport close to old village centre, part of what used to be called the Eling

Thank BrianMFeb43
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Putt Ealing tide mill into Google for more information, lots of work going on. To improve site . Worth a visit if open , note no parking nearby as lots of small roads and old houses nearby, small car park other side of bridge ....More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Nice place for a picnic / walk / visit to local pub. Tide mill is currently closed, wasnt clear when it would open. Nice short nature trail nearby , lovely environment. Sign up saying the board walk will be repaired and the trail would be...More

Thank Katalin S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

take Kids here crab fishing - v popular activity in the summer- good to bring dogs too- nice walks in the area

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of reviews how very strange this place has been shut up closed for over 3 years how are they getting reviews Perhaps they are being faked !!!!!!!!!

3  Thank Blackbess2
Reviewed 14 March 2017

great staff working watermill whats not to like.Milling is dependant on tides but you get free admission on another day if the mill is not working but you can check tide times on the website

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Travelling by car this delightful place is not too difficult to find, just keep your eyes peeled for the small signs or use sat Nav. I was not sure whether to visit this as I have seen mills before. However, it is a pretty setting...More

Thank Val104
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Really enjoyed the unique experience here and it's fascinating to look around as the mill is in action. Plus it's laid out like a mini-museum so there is stuff to see and do for the younger of us. Very interesting and well worth the visit!

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Need to look at web site to check when when working and opening. Note toll bridge operates so if you cross in a motorised vehicle have to pay toll £1 but lasts all day. Note free car park on side nearest hill / nr. Cemetery....More

Thank Paul H
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