Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
The windmill in 1812 (possibly 1831) Cambridgeshire Collection

Trumpington Windmill

A windmill used to stand at the corner of Trumpington Road and Long Road

Windmill at the end of Long (Mill) Road, 1898 (Cambridgeshire Collection)

In about 1812 a windmill was built to the east of Trumpington Road (on the north side of Long Road near the Long Road/Trumpington Road junction). It was demolished before 1901.

The Windmill on the Trumpington Local History Group website


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge