Windmill from the village of Yuxozero (museum «Malye Korely»)

Short description
The windmill from the village of Yuxozero (Onezhsky district, Arhangelsk region) was built around the end of the 19th century, was transported to the museum of wooden architecture "Malye Korely" (Arhangelsk region) in 1969. Inverted postbased mill with six sails and one pair of millstones. Log construction. Unique details: camwheel made of solid wood. Was used as a flour mill (flour).

ConditionThe windmill is restored
StatusMuseum exhibit
MechanismConserved, not restored
The following historical parts of the mechanism have been preserved:
Brake wheel.
Millstone mechanism:
Wheel (stonenut or spurwheel), Vat.


Additional description
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Though the mill has been badly preserved, it has one unique detail - a wooden "solid" camwheel. This is the only mill with such a design of the camwheel.

Overall, it is one of the 22 post-based mills, one of the 11 inverted ones, one of the 3 post-based mills on the racks and it is a “sister” of the windmill from the village of Hermanov Pochinok of Kostromskaya Sloboda.

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