Kettle Mill, King's Lynn by Henry Baines

This painting shows the round tower of the Kettle Mills, and includes mill workers carrying out their tasks.


Oil on canvas
35.5 x 30.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,250 ( Total: £3,750)
Acquired in:
Graham R Barker

The Mill served as the storage and pumping station for the town's water supply until a constant supply was obtained in 1866. The tower was originally part of the English Civil War defences of the town. The buildings were demolished in 1972.


H.M.J Burke; Graham R. Barker.

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