Record Details

NHER Number:16363
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Burgh Mill, a 19th century drainage mill


A drainage mill is mapped on this site until the late 19th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4888 0641
Map Sheet:TG40NE

Full description

Site of Burgh Mill (pumping).
Marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU) 21 July 1980.

(S2) states that it is marked on Enclosure Map 1819.
A painting of 1893 shows brick tower mill with cloth sails and scoop wheel.
E. Rose (NLA) 20 January 2000.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to 19th Century - 1800 AD to 1890 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..
<S2>Article in Serial: Allard, P.. 1999. Drainage of Southtown Marshes.. Yarmouth Archaeology. pp 22-6. p 23.

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