Record Details

NHER Number:16313
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible site of Guist Mill, a medieval watermill

Summary

Guist Mill, a medieval water mill, is recorded in a document in 1434. Traces of the building were visible in the 17th century. This may be the site of the mill. Guist Mill may be the same as Kings Mill which was recorded in the early 16th century (NHER 16314).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9957 2501
Map Sheet:TF92NE
Parish:GUIST, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK
NORTH ELMHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of Guist water mill.
Mentioned in 1434. Traces visible in 17th century. Possibly the same as Kings Mill early 16th century.
See NHER 16314 and (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 17 July 1980.

Monument Types

  • WATERMILL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Monograph: Yaxley, D.. 1980. East Anglian Archaeology. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol IX, pt II, p 532. p 532.

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