Record Details

NHER Number:11701
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval windmills

Summary

The site of a post mill, marked on late 18th and 19th century maps. It was replaced by a tower mill in 1891, and for a time the two buildings stood side by side.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 9010 1734
Map Sheet:TF91NW
Parish:MILEHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Wind mill.
Marked on 1836 (S1) as Mileham Mill.
Also on (S2), a post mill. Information from [1].
Replaced by a tower mill and in 1891 both stood side by side. Last used 1912.
E. Rose (NAU), 29 January 1982.

Monument Types

  • WINDMILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<S2>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.

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