|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Stokesby Commission Drainage Mill|
An early 19th century brick drainage mill built by William Rust. There has been a mill on this site since the early 18th century.
Images - none
Brick tower remains, with apparently an attempt to create a lookout platform on top by supporting a flat roof on brick pillars.
E. Rose (NAU) 15 November 1978.
Marked on (S1) as Stokesby Drain Mill.
E. Rose (NAU)
December 1987. Listed, Grade II.
Drainage windpump. Early 19th century by William Rust. Brick with timber roof covering. Tapering circular 4 storey brick tower surviving to curb track. Round-headed timber door to south under arched timber lintel. One segmental- headed second floor casement above. One ground floor window to east and a first floor window to north. Flat roof built upon brick piers.
Information from (S2).
E. Rose (NLA), 7 October 1998.
- DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to 21st Century - 1720 AD to 2100 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TG4210/A - D. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 679. |
|<S1>||Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797. |
|<S2>||Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1152630. |
|42904||Related to: Commission Mill Cottage (Building)|
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