Methwold
postmill
(early)


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Methwold had a postmill in the 1348 but the exact site is not known.

And on an inquisition taken the 21st Edward III after the death of the Earl Warren, the jury find this manor to be held of the said Earl in free soccage by the service of one bearded arrow; that there was a messuage & a pigeon-house valued yearly at £3; 600 acres of arable land price per acre per annum 2d; 6 acres of meadow valued at 6s; one windmill valued at 20s. etc.
Blomefield's History of Norfolk - Grimshoe Hundred

Unallocated miller in Methwold

Kelly's 1916: William Philip Harrod, farmer, Mill Farm


1348: Windmill at unknown location in Methwold


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