Record Details

NHER Number:8612
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Acle Marsh Farm Drainage Mill

Summary

Site of a drainage mill, of which only a brick-lined channel and sluice gate remains. The mill is shown on Faden's map of 1797 as 'Acle Drain Mill'.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 4221 1032
Map Sheet:TG41SW
Parish:ACLE, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Draining pump (disused) on Ordnance Survey.
Only a deep brick lined channel with sluice gate to river remains, overgrown.
Marked on (S1) as Acle Drain Mill.
E. Rose (NAU) 15 November 1978.

Monument Types

  • WATERCOURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRAINAGE MILL (Post Medieval to Modern - 1770 AD? to 1905 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.

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