Record Details

NHER Number:15892
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval windmill

Summary

The site of a 19th century smock windmill, marked on maps of the time. Nothing remains today.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 3324 2678
Map Sheet:TG32NW
Parish:DILHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of wind mill.
Marked on (S1), 1836, but not on (S2), 1797.
E.Rose (NAU) 12 March 1980.

No trace remains except perhaps some slight mounds in pasture.
E.Rose (NAU) 5 February 1981.

It was a smock mill, the tower of which was moved to Wymondham in 1858.
E. Rose (NAU),2 February 1982.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<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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