Record Details

NHER Number:15243
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval post mill

Summary

This is the site of a wind mill marked on Faden's map of 1797. This post mill was last used in 1875 and demolished in 1881.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8305 0975
Map Sheet:TF80NW
Parish:SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of wind mill. Marked on Faden's map 1797 (S1).
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU), 10 September 1979.

Correct grid reference supplied by informant.
A post mill on (S2).
Last used 1875. Demolished 1881.
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU), 23 March 1982.

Monument Types

  • POST MILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1881 AD?)
  • WINDMILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1881 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S2>Map: Ogilby, J.. 1675. Britannia Atlas Plate 52. 52.

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