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Only working mill

Large working mill on a sugar plantation. We didn't go in but the mill is an impressive structure... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dianepb
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Step back in time

One of 2 working Sugar Mills left in the world. A living museum. Only functions a few months out of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
davideQ6492QE
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Florida
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Morgan Lewis, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large working mill on a sugar plantation. We didn't go in but the mill is an impressive structure. Part of the Barbados National Trust.

Thank dianepb
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of 2 working Sugar Mills left in the world. A living museum. Only functions a few months out of the year, but a history of the Sugar industry on the island. Isolated in the sugar fields. Not an easy find but worth the trip....More

Thank davideQ6492QE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming back from St. Nicholas Abbey and Cherry Tree Hill you will find this fully functional windmill. Its one of two intact and functional windmills in the Caribbean. If you visit from December - April you can watch how sugar cane gets processed. Well worth...More

1  Thank JustDiveIn
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Given the mill is still working and it's on the way to St. Nicholas Abbey (or at least about 10 minutes away) it's a must stop for anyone who is into historical landmarks and sugar cane/rum history of Caribbeans. TIP: it's in a pretty rough...More

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to take in scenic views of the eastern side of Barbados. Was very quiet as we drove down from cherry tree hill towards Bathsheba bay. Would recommend as part of sight seeing on the east coast.

Thank Snah06
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is a valuable piece of history and is definitely worth visiting. It is in an isolated area so should be combined either with a visit to the picturesque east coast (Scotland District) of Barbados or en route to Nicholas Abbey, that great Jacobean plantation...More

Thank Peterdl2013
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Our tour made a quick stop at Morgan Lewis windmill for photo-ops, and our guide was able to explain a lot of history behind the mill and the now-defunct others on the island. A real surprise in the eastern Caribbean.

Thank chagebak
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Located in an isolated area but well worth the drive. A nice place to spend 30 mins or so and the view from here is spectacular.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

It is isolated, but worth the drive to see this Dutch looking Stone giant windmill. During off season it sits in a majestic view

Thank michaellU4264PP
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Is the last sugar windmill to operate in Barbados. The mill stopped operating in 1947. In 1962, its owner Egbert L. Bannister for preservation as a museum gave the mill to the Barbados National Trust. The site was listed in the 1996 World Monuments Watch,...More

Thank Cricketman_10
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