Powys Digital History Project

Some watermills of the Rhayader area
Lower or New Mill 2

  The mill then and now 
Photograph by
kind permission of
Lloyd Lewis
old postcard of mill
The image shown above is from an old postcard. It shows the mill with the miller's house beyond it, and a weir on the River Wye. The stack of wood in the centre of the picture was probably plucked from the river.

The mill in the
summer of 1998.

The photograph on
the far right shows
the southern
and the rock-cut
channel from the
mill pond

mill in 1998mill wheel in 1998