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Wisemans Mill at Tg 40921379, Ashby with Oby

Description: Wisemans Mill at Tg 40921379

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 227674

OS Grid Reference: TG4092613793
OS Grid Coordinates: 640926, 313793
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6683, 1.5618

Location: Ashby with Oby, Norfolk NR29 3BW

Locality: Ashby with Oby
Local Authority: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR29 3BW

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Listing Text


6/4 Wiseman's Mill at TG 40921379

- II*

Drainage windpump. Dated 1753, by Robert Martin. Brick. 4 storey tapering circular brick tower with batter to top stage. Segmental-headed door to east below blocked window. One second floor window above and to south. Curb track intact with cap frame and fan stage. Striking gear wheel. 2 stocks but no sails are connected to windshaft. Brakewheel and upright shaft lead to crownwheel. Originally water pumped by turbine, later gearing connects to adjacent steam engine shed.

Listing NGR: TG4092213795

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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