Author 'Gwadalyna49-971' (Id 213993 ) : The mill hung : This name is given to some water-mills with a special mechanism, a mechanism that is adjustable in height, so a paddle wheel hanging.
During the year, the Loire has a speed very variable. The height of the water varies greatly. Therefore, it is not easy to have a paddle wheel to drive the wheel.
In contrast to the watermill classic, this construction allowed you to grind almost any time of the year.