Monument record PAU 006 - Pettaugh Post Mill

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Site of `Windmill (corn)' shown at TM 1669 5953 on OS map of 1904 (S1).


Grid reference Centred TM 1669 5953 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM15NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

`Windmill (corn)' shown at TM 1669 5953 on OS map of 1904 (S1). A windmill (construction date unknown) is also shown in same general area on Hodskinson's 1783 map (S2).
Said to have been post with open trestle type and to have been `rebuilt on same site' (or slightly to S? - note form of existing plot - in 1865 as post mill with roundhouse. Dismantled 1957 (S3). Demolished 1957, roundhouse demolished in 1969 (S4).
Further details in (R1).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 map, LVII.8, 1904.
  • <R1> (No record type): Dolman P, `Vanished Mills - Pettaugh Post Mill', Suff Mills Group Newsletter, 60, November 1994.
  • <S2> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson, J.. 1783. The County of Suffolk surveyed.
  • <S3> (No record type): Flint B, Suffolk Windmills, 1979, 139.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Dolman, P. 1978. Windmills in Suffolk: a contemporary survey. 54.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

Jun 7 2021 1:46PM

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