Record Details

NHER Number:15630
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Caister Black Mill


This is the approximate site of a drainage mill shown on Faden's map of 1797, and depicted as Caister Black Mill on Bryant's map of 1826.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 5123 1020
Map Sheet:TG51SW

Full description

Site of drainage mill marked on (S1).
Presumably the Black Mill referred to in the reach name noted by H. Bolingbroke.
E. Rose (NAU), 8 January 1980

This is marked as Caister Black Mill on (S2).
E. Rose (NLA), 6 June 2002.

The drainage windmill appears to have been replaced by a steam engine house by (S3).
A. Yardy (HES), 27 October 2011.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to 19th Century - 1780 AD? to 1880 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: Bryant, A.. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk.
<S3>Map: Ordnance Survey, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map..

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