Record Details

NHER Number:8612
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Acle Marsh Farm Drainage Mill


Site of a drainage mill, of which only a brick-lined channel and sluice gate remains. The mill is shown on Faden's map of 1797 as 'Acle Drain Mill'.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4221 1032
Map Sheet:TG41SW

Full description

Draining pump (disused) on Ordnance Survey.
Only a deep brick lined channel with sluice gate to river remains, overgrown.
Marked on (S1) as Acle Drain Mill.
E. Rose (NAU) 15 November 1978.

Monument Types

  • WATERCOURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRAINAGE MILL (18th Century to Early 20th Century - 1770 AD? to 1905 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Publication: [Unknown]. [unknown]. Palimpsests Behind 'Norfolk' Brasses (N).
---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.

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