• Places in Czech Republic

    Windmill in Kuželov

    Kuželov is a village with just about four hundred inhabitants but it is worth visiting. On a hill above the village you can see and visit an original windmill of a Dutch type, the only windmill of this type in the whole Moravia nowadays. The windmill was built in 1842 at the expense of the village. 300 horse loads of stones were used for the building and I wonder, how many kilograms that could be? I haven’t found any conversion formula… – width of 8,6 metres at the base, height of about 10 metres, diameter of the wind wheel 15,6 metres – In 1904 the windmill was bought by Mr Kašík…