Record Details

NHER Number:10410
Type of record:Building
Name:Runham Perry's Drainage Mill


A late 19th century brick drainage mill. The mill no longer has a cap and sails, but the internal machinery has survived intact.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4719 0987
Map Sheet:TG40NE

Full description

Drainage mill.
Visited by E. Rose (NAU) 24 April 1979.

Brick tower; cap and sails gone, and floors fallen, but all interior machinery remains; wooden main shaft; base cog stamped by Barnards of Yarmouth 1883. Skeleton of fantail remains. Scoop wheel.
See (S1).
Marked on (S2).

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (Post Medieval to Modern - 1850 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.
---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TG4709/A - C, H.
---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1999. TG 4509M - N.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 651.
<S1>Monograph: Smith, A.. 1978. Drainage Windmills of the Norfolk Marshes.. No 54.
<S2>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..

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MNO3382Related to: Runham Drainage Mill (Perry's Mill) Runham MAUTBY (Revoked)

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