Monument record ADB 017 - Small smock mill, Thorpe Road

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Remains of a small smock mill, built in 1800 by Collins of Melton.


Grid reference Centred TM 467 582 (101m by 100m)
Map sheet TM45NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Small smock mill, built in 1800 by Collins of Melton. It was demolished about the turn of the century and only the foundations now remain. There were four patent sails, a boat shaped cap and a fantail (S1). Listed by Flint as wind pump (S2).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> (No record type): Mills file: (S1)(S2).
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey. 51.
  • <S2> (No record type): Flint B, Suffolk Windmills, 1979, 145.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Sep 22 2021 12:24PM

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