Surlingham
postmill



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Surlingham postmill stood to the north of the village. The mill used two pairs of stones and a flour mill.


To be SOLD
And Enter'd upon at Michael next, O.S.
A Very good and well accostomed WIND-MILL at Surlingham in Norfolk, within five Miles of Norwich, with two pair of Stones and all Utensils necessary and a Flour Mill. Also a Dwelling House in Surlingham aforesaid, with a Stable and other proper Conveniences, Copyhold, the Mill Freehold.
For further Particulars enquire of Mr. Robert Johnson of Surlingham aforesaid.
Norwich Mercury - 10th September 1763

INDENTURE Feoffment
1. JOHN BOULT the younger of Great Yarmouth, miller
2. Robert CARTER of Surlingham, miller
Land with windmill built theron in Surlingham
13 October 1711

Norfolk Record Office

1711: Robert Carter, miller

1763: Robert Johnson, miller

September 1763: Mill advertised for sale

Faden's map 1797: Windmill


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