Record Details

NHER Number:8546
Type of record:Building
Name:Site of post medieval drainage windmill and later steam engine house


A drainage mill is marked on an Ordnance Survey map of 1836. A derelict 19th century steam engine house now stands on the site.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4392 1916
Map Sheet:TG41NW

Full description

Draining Pump (Ordnance Survey).

Visited by E. Rose (NAU) 23 May 1979.
Not a windpump, covered by brick shed, 19th century.
E. Rose (NAU).

But it was once as it is marked as such on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to 19th Century - 1800 AD? to 1880 AD)
  • STEAM ENGINE HOUSE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1880 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..

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