Click Mill, Dounby
|[Dounby Click Mill]|
Dounby Click Mill is Orkney's only surviving horizontal water mill, tucked away in a remote corner of the hills southwest of the Broch of Gurness. The picturesque mill is in working condition (though not in use) and occupies an idyllic setting next to a tumbling burn, obviously. Curious cows will watch on from behind nearby fences as you struggle with the awkward latch on the door.
Name: Click Mill ★★☆☆☆
Location: Just off the B9057 between Evie and Dounby, G.R.: HY 325228 / grew easygoing best
Anything else? Limited parking is a few mins' walk away from the mill, across slightly muddy fields.
|[Water feeding the mill]|