Record Details

NHER Number:15825
Type of record:Monument
Name:Upper Mill, Wells Road


A 19th century tower mill, only the base of which is still standing. The mill is marked on Bryant's map of 1826 and was last used in 1904.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9807 3586
Map Sheet:TF93NE

Full description

Site of wind mill.
Not marked on (S1); first appears on (S2).
E. Rose (NAU) 29 February 1980.

Tower Mill, known as Upper Mill or Graver's City; shown on (S3).
Last used 1904.
E. Rose (NAU) 10 February 1982.

Base of mill still stands.
E. Rose (NLA), August 2001.

Monument Types

  • TOWER MILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WINDMILL (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: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<S3>Map: Bryant, A.. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk.

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