Pensthorpe Mill
River Wensum


Drainage Mills (Windpumps)
Steam Mills

16th August 2015
Wheel axle - Wensum Room, Pensthorpe Wildlife Park
16th August 2015

Pensthorpe Mill could well date back to Saxon times but has not worked for several hundred years.
The mill wheel axle was discovered during the construction of the pits for the wildlife park and has been preserved in the park's Visitor Centre.

Wheel axle 16th August 2015
Wheel axle 16th August 2015

O. S. Map 1885

O. S. Map 1885
Courtesy of NLS map images

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Nat Grid Ref TF9428 approx
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