Barry Mill is a working Category A listed watermill in Barry, Angus. It is owned and operated by the National Trust for Scotland as an educational tourist attraction. It is a three floor building, containing a meal floor (basement), a milling floor and a top (or 'bin floor'). A site for several mills since at least 1539, Barry Mill was commercially operational until 1984; it was then restored, and has been operated by the Trust since 1992.

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Mill Road, Barry, United Kingdom
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Founded: 1539
Category: Miscellaneous historic sites in United Kingdom

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Courtney Claunch (12 months ago)
Absolutely grand!! The chap who let me in was super informative, and gave me loads of history before actually turning on the mill and letting me see firsthand how it works. Absolutely wonderful, and highly recommended.
Andy (12 months ago)
Visited this lovely little water mill today, Mike was very knowledgeable and explained the history very well including the origin of certain phrases. Well worth a visit if you're in the area!
Billy Ward (2 years ago)
Very informative talk from staff member. Started the mill up for us and went into great detail about the position of the mill, it's importance in the community and how it all worked. Very interesting and definitely worth s visit. And as a bonus we got some cooking apples and nadexa lovely eve's pudding that evening.
Sonia Macphee (2 years ago)
Lovely little mill. The place was so tranquil and peaceful. So quiet, We could hear the birds singing the whole time. Lots of little paths to have a wonder by the river. The mill itself had an interesting history and the volunteer (regrettably cannot recall his name), responsible for the tour, was very friendly and accommodating. Fairly priced coffee too which just happened to be delicious.
andzelina drzewiecka (3 years ago)
Very well preserved mill, friendly and knowledge staff. Surrounding area perfect for picnic and long walks? Highly recommended.
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