Record Details

NHER Number:15583
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post mill

Summary

This is the site of the 'Longwood Road' post mill. It is marked on Faden's 1797 map and also on an 1887 Ordnance Survey map, despite the last miller being mentioned in documentary sources in 1872.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 348 094
Map Sheet:TG30NW
Parish:BLOFIELD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of Blofield wind mill 'Longwood Road' Mill.
Marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 20 December 1979.

Post mill, last miller 1872, but shown on (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 29 January 1982.

Monument Types

  • POST MILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S2>Map: 1887. Ordnance Survey 1887.

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