Drainage Windpumps
Steam Mills

Thurton postmill was working in the 1500s.

Thomas Turner of Thurton, miller to
John Meeke of Bergh Apton and
Gregory Cooke of 'Barrowhe'
lands in Thurton and Barrowhe including a windmill
15 May 1596

Denny-Cooke (Bergh Apton) Records - Documents from Foster & Co., Solicitors - 1975

1596: Thomas Turner, miller

1596: Thomas Turner sold mill to John Meeke and Gregory Cooke

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