Forncett St Mary


Drainage Mills (Windpumps)
Steam Mills

Forncett St Mary postmill ran a pair of French burr stones, a pair of Peak stones and a flour mill.

To be SOLD
A WINDMILL standing in the Parish of FORNCETT ST. MARY Field in the county of Norfolk, one pair of Stones peak & French new laid up & in good Repair.
Enquire of William Trundle at the said Mill.

Norwich Mercury - 21st November 1761

To be SOLD
On Wednesday next between the Hours of Ten o'c in the Morning & Three o'c in the Afternoon, at the House of Mr. James Kedington in Forncett St. Mary.
A WINDMILL with a Pair of French & a Pair of Peak Stones & all other Appertenances. Also a Flour Mill, both in good condition.
Norfolk Chronicle - 28th May 1774

1761: William Trundle, miller

November 1761: Mill advertised for sale

May 1774: Mill advertised for sale

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