Record Details

NHER Number:10361
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval drainage windmill and later engine house, Limpenhoe Marshes


This is the site of a drainage mill marked on Faden's map and the 1847 Limpenhoe tithe map. By 1886 it had been replaced by a steam engine house.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3994 0182
Map Sheet:TG30SE

Full description

Site of a drainage mill.
Marked on this site on (S1) and (S2) but replaced by a steam engine house by (S3).
A. Yardy (HES), 2 September 2011.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (Post Medieval - 1797 AD to 1885 AD? (pre))

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1994. TG 3901E - J.
---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: Pratt & Son, Norwich. 1846. Limpenhoe Tithe Map.
<S3>Map: Ordnance Survey, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map..

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