Record Details

NHER Number:10428
Type of record:Building
Name:Reedham Ferry North Drainage Mill

Summary

The converted tower of a former drainage mill that was damaged in a gale in the 1890s.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 4090 0168
Map Sheet:TG40SW
Parish:REEDHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

22 September 1976. Visit.
Stump of drainage mill made into house or lookout.
Burnt down 1890 through a storm blowing the sails round the wrong way.
Pieces of the machinery are on display in Pettitt's exhibition.
E. Rose (NAU), 22 September 1976.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1890 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TG 4001J - M.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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