Sneinton (Green's) Windmill 2014-2015

Green’s Mill is a restored and working 19th century tower windmill in Nottingham, UK. In the early 19th century it was owned and operated by the mathematical physicist George Green (1793-1841) Restored in 1985 by Nottingham City Council, the windmill is run on behalf of the City by the Green's Windmill Trust, a registered charity. (information sourced from

Traditional Millwrights were asked to repair the fantail, replace two sails and repair two sails at Sneinton (Green's) Mill. Work began in October 2014 and was completed in March 2015.


Sneinton Fantail repaired, Oct 2014


Removing sails at Snienton mill, Nov 2014


Sneinton Mill, with 21 mortises, Jan 2014


Sneinton Mill, mortise central, Jan 2015


Traditional Millwrights Ltd.'s photo.

Sneinton mill bars fitted, Jan 2015


 Sneinton sail no. 3 completed, Jan 2015


Sneinton Sails completed, waiting painting, Jan 2015


Sneinton Sails loaded onto SG Haulage Ltd. lorry, March 2015



Preparing for the sails to go back on Sneinton Mill, March 2015



All four sails back on Sneinton Mill, March 2015



Cloths on Sneinton Sails, April 2015


Sneinton Mill finished and working, April 2015