Record Details

NHER Number:16208
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval windmill

Summary

A windmill was located here as early as 1729. It is marked on the tithe map as a smock mill, and also appears on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1836. It was disused in 1880 and isn't shown on a Ordnance Survey map of 1883, suggesting it may have been demolished by this date.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7130 9024
Map Sheet:TL79SW
Parish:FELTWELL, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of wind mill.
Marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 3 June 1980.

There as early as 1729. Drawn on (S2) as a smock mill. Disused around 1880 and not on (S3).
See (S4).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<S2>Map: Feltwell Tithe Map.
<S3>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1883. 25 inch 1st edition. OS.
<S4>Serial: Orange. History of Feltwell. Vol II.

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