The Gits Tapper Mill is a watermill built in 1377 in Vlodrop, in the parish of Roerdalen, Limburg.The Watermill, a national monument, is a so-called mid-hammer mill and located at the address Gits Tapper Molenweg 3 in Vlodrop. The mill is located just east of the hamlet Etsberg. The mill is fed by water from the Röthenbach. The Rothenbach is a stream that forms the border between Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia) and the Netherlands (Limburg).The water wheel has a diameter of 5.06 m and is 85 cm wide. The mill has two pairs of millstones of 140 cm. The mill is for the lazy (hoist) with a kammenluiwerk.
March 10, 2017
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