Record Details

NHER Number:15574
Type of record:Monument
Name:Sites of post medieval drainage mills


Two drainage mills are marked on Faden's map of 1797 on the south bank of the River Bure. A single windmill is marked on late 19th century maps.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4892 0976
Map Sheet:TG40NE

Full description

South bank of River Bure.
Site of two drainage mills marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 20 December 1979.

Only one windmill is marked here on (S2).
A. Yardy (HES), 17 October 2011.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to 19th Century - 1797 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, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map..

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