Combe Mill in Steam 17th September 2017
  • Combe Mill,
    Blenheim Palace sawmills,
    Long Hanborough,
    Witney,
    Oxon
    OX29 8ET
  • Thursday 1st January, 1:00am
COMBE MILL in STEAM Sun September 17th 2017 Theme: - Country Crafts & Skills Late 19th Century Sawmill and Workshop on Blenheim Palace Estate. Historic Tower Clock, basket making, logging, spinning and weaving. making a poker. Morris dancing. Riverside Tea Room by the River Evenlode. . Combe Mill, Blenheim Palace Sawmills, Long Hanborough, Oxfordshire OX29 8ET Admission :- Adults £7.50, Concessions & Children £6.00, under 5s free, Family Ticket discount Open:- 10am to 5pm www.combemill.org

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                                        

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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.

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