Record Details

NHER Number:18815
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Late Saxon watermill

Summary

Site of a Late Saxon watermill mentioned in the Domesday Book and demolished in the medieval period.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 9322 2929
Map Sheet:TF92NW
Parish:FAKENHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of water mill.
Site of one of three water mills mentioned in Domesday Book. Removed in medieval. Stood by old river crossing beside the present railway viaduct across river.
See (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 31 January 1983.

Monument Types

  • WATERMILL (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 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: Baldwin, J.. Fakenham, Town on the Wensum.

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