Swaffham
White Hart Lane
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Swaffham White Hart Lane mill was an open trestle postmill. The mill worked with 3 pairs of French burr stones and a flour dressing machine.

POOR RATE 1838
Made 13 January 1838 at 1s. 3d. in the £
London Street

124

Occupier: William Hardy
Owner: do
Mill
Gross Estimated Rental
Rateable Value
Rate at 1s. 3d.
Amount to be collected

£15 10.



10s. 13s.
10s.

1½d
6d.


SWAFFHAM
For Sale by Private Contract

A Four-post WINDMILL with 3 pair of French Stones, Flour Dressing Machine now in full business with a good Bag Trade
Together with a newly erected brick and slated Dwelling house, and 2½ acres of Land in a high state of cultivation, with Barn, Stable, Cart Shed etc. complete.
Apply to Mr. W. Hardy, White Hart Lane, Swaffham.

Norfolk Chronicle - 13th & 20th August 1853


POOR RATE 1858
Made 9 April 1858 at 8d in the £

273

Occupier: William Hardy
Owner: do
Beer House & Bake Office, London Street
Gross Estimated Rental
Rateable Value
Rate at 8d.

£12.
£11




4d


274
Occupier: William Hardy
Owner: do
Mill, Mill Lane
Gross Estimated Rental
Rateable Value
Rate at 8d.
£15.
£10.

6s.
8d

Tithe map 1843 - as redrawn by Harry Apling
Tithe map 1843 - as redrawn by Harry Apling

Tithe Award 1843
Map, Newton & Woodrow, Norwich, 1843
Owner: William Hardy
Occupier: do

No. 994
No. 996

Mill & Mill Field
Cottage, sheds etc.

Arable
Pasture

2a. 1r. 3p.
0a. 1r. 6p.
---------------
2a. 2r. 9p.

15s. to Vicar

14s. to Appropriate Rectors


1822: William Hardy snr., miller & baker

O.S. map 1824: Windmill

Bryant's map 1826: Windmill

1830: William Hardy snr., miller & baker

White's 1836: William Hardy, corn miller, residing in London street

Greenwood's map 1834: Windmill

White's 1845: William Hardy, corn miller, residing in London street

1853: William Hardy snr., miller

August 1853: Mill advertised for sale by private contract

Index of Wills 1854: William Hardy snr., miller, will proved

White's 1854: William Hardy jnr, miller & baker, residing in London street

1858: William Hardy jnr, miller, baker & beer house

1863: James W. Hardy, miller & Globe public house

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