Monument record EYE 032 - Victoria Mill, Castleton Road; Mortimers Mill

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Post mill built in 1779 and worked until 1930's. Listed Building.


Grid reference Centred TM 1393 7425 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM17SW


Type and Period (1)

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Post mill built in 1779 and worked until 1930's. Collapsed in 1955. Parts used in restoration of other mills, e.g. Framsden Post Mill. 1990: Remains consist of: roundhouse walls and 4 piers; a pair of mill stones; the main post; numerous beams including cross trees, quarter bars, sheer trees, side girts, floor beams, sprattle beams etc, `in advanced state of decay'. Suffolk Mills Group aim to preserve main post. Further details in (S1).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> (No record type): Suffolk Mills Group, Hullcoop C, notes in support of LB consent, LB/164/ 90, December 1990.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey.
  • <S3> Article in serial: A, A. Bryan. 1998. Windmill gazetteer for England.
  • <S4> Index: Historic England. Related Archives/Objects from NRHE. BF004817.
  • <S5> Index: National Record of Industrial Monuments. NRI01.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

Jun 25 2021 2:15PM

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