Mills Open in Wales 2017 South West Wales

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 2017, 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 2017

Contact –  Dave or Pat Smith   www.rochmill.co.uk  01437-710764