Record Details

NHER Number:2128
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of medieval watermill on the River Stiffkey


A medieval lava millstone was dredged up from the River Stiffkey. Lots of flint was found on the banks at this spot. It is suggested this might be the site of the mill recorded in the Domesday Book in the parish of Great Snoring.

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Grid Reference:TF 9464 3360
Map Sheet:TF93SW

Full description

1969. Dredged up from River Stiffkey.
Fragment of Neidermendig lava millstone. ?Site of Domesday Book mill. Lot of flints in places on bank in several places.
B. Beeby.

Monument Types

  • WATERMILL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • MILLSTONE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous. Snoring, Great.

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