Drainage Mills (Windpumps)
Steam Mills

Aylmerton postmill was an early mill and had been demolished by 1722.

Windmill with 1r. in Aylmerton ...
conveyed from Robert Maye to Robert Andrewes in 1614.
Robert Andrewes conveyed the estate to Simon Britiffe in 1647.
Simon Britiffe conveyed it to Richard Cox in 1649.

Ketton-Cremer Records, Norfolk Record Office

1r. in Aylmerton, formerly containing a mill, messuage and 0.5a. in 3 pieces, and 3r. formerly of Edward Cockes in Gresham.
Bond obliging Philip Paul to keep covenants in lease and release of estate to Richard Johnson

Ketton-Cremer Records - 1722 - Norfolk Record Office

1614: Mill conveyed from Robert Maye to Robert Andrewes

1647: Mill conveyed from Robert Andrewes to Simon Britiffe

1649: Mill conveyed from
Simon Britiffe to Richard Cox

1722: Land recorded as formerly containing a mill and
formerly of Edward Cockes in Gresham

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