Record Details

NHER Number:15204
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of West End Mill


The site of a windmill, marked on a map of 1797.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 905 433
Map Sheet:TF94SW

Full description

Site of wind mill.
Marked on (S1), 1797.
E. Rose (NAU), 6 September 1979.

Grid reference corrected 29 February 1980.
West End mill. A post mill here before 1714. Replaced by tower mill 1827. Last used 1892.
E. Rose (NAU), 24 March 1982.

2000. Field Observation and Desk-based Assessment.
Site visited and considered as part of archaeological assessment of Holkham Estate.
No surface indications.
See report (S2) for further details.
P. Watkins (HES), 28 April 2015.

Monument Types

  • 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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S2>Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2000. The Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk. Archaeological Survey (Final Report). Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 532.

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