South West Wales
Y Felin , St Dogmaels, Nr Cardigan. SA43 3DY
A working watermill probably late 13th century, restored by present owners in 1981. Producing wholemeal and speciality flours.
Location – Grid reference SN 165 459. Follow signs for St Dogmaels Abbey. About 1 mile west of Cardigan. Second turning on left on entering village
National Mills Weekend opening times – Saturday 10.00 – 17.00
Contact – Mike & Jane Hall – 01239 613999
Carew Tide Mill, near Tenby, Pembrokeshire.
A corn mill built in early 1800’s, powered by the tidal currents, to drive six pairs of mill stones. Open for visitors but not operating at present.
Location – Grid reference SN 042 038 Turn off A4777 onto A4075 at Carew. Mill is 1st left in Mill Lane.
National Mills Weekend opening – Saturday and Sunday 10.00 – 16.30
Contact 01646 651782
MelinTregwynt, Castle Morris, near Haverfordwest . SA62 5UX
A successful mill, still producing unique woollen goods which are exported worldwide.
Location – Grid reference SM 894 348 . Off A487 Fishguard to St Davids road, about 5 miles from Fishguard.
National Mills Weekend opening – Saturday 10.00 – 17.00, Sunday 11.30 – 16.30
Contact – Eifion Griffiths – 01348 891225 www.melintregwynt.co.uk
Solva Woollen Mill, Middle Mill, Solva, Pembs, SA62 6XD
A working woollen mill, producing large range of woollen goods,
Location – Grid reference – SM 805258
National Mills Weekend opening – Not open for 2016, but normally open Monday to Friday 09.30 – 17.30.
Contact – 01437-721112
Roch Mill, Roch, Haverfordwest, Pembs. SA62 6JX
A flour mill with machinery intact, last used about 1953, under restoration by current owners since 2000, with new waterwheel castings fitted 2009. Currently run as self catering accommodation. Renewable energy projects in progress on the site.
Location – Grid reference SM 873223. In Roch, take 3rd on the right, behind Victoria Inn, past the school, for about ½ mile , with mill at bottom of hill on the right.
National Mills Weekend opening – Not open for 2016
Contact – Dave or Pat Smith www.rochmill.co.uk 01437-710764