Monument record M2313 - Newmanleys Mill, Eastwood, pre 1933


WATERMILL (Jacobean to Mid-20th Century)


Grid reference SK 46349 45449 (point)
Map sheet SK44NE
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Eastwood, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Corn watermill. Situated at Newmanleys, a township on the SE border of Eastwood on R Erewash. Originally property of Strelleys, sold to Day family in 1612. Original mill assumed to have been built shortly afterwards. Passed to Bentley family c.1860. In 1892 water wheel (undershot) was replaced by a turbine, then a paraffin engine, then an oil engine. In 1933 old mill demolished. Shown on (2), mentioned in (3). (--/01/1968). (1)
Sale of Newmanleys Mill with houses, buildings, soke, suit and grist of corn, toll, dams and weirs, flood gates, fishing, streams and water courses and all meadow grounds. (4)
Named 'Newmanleys Mills'. (5)
A document dated 1814 for the watermill of John Day, miller shows a drawing in plan of the mill with a kiln, mill with 3 pairs of stones and an overshot waterwheel. (7)
See M8876 for new mill, M17883 for bridge.

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey (Published document). SNT184.

Other Refs: IA4 23/3

<2> Surveyor unknown, 1736, Eastwood Manor (Map). SNT149.

<3> Surveyor unknown, 1714, Glebe Terrier, Eastwood (Published document). SNT710.

<4> NCRO, 1612, Sale of Newmanleys Mill - DD825//-2 (Unpublished document). SNT2642.

<5> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<6> OS, 1915, 1:2500, County Series 1915 (Map). SNT1024.

Other Refs: 37/5

<7> Morley D, 1997, Corn and Cotton - Waterpower in Notts (draft), pp 7-8 (Unpublished document). SNT1693.

<8> John Samuels Archaeological Consultants, 1994, The Historical Water Management of the Mills on the Rivers Leen & Erewash (Unpublished document). SNT5726.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: Surveyor unknown. 1736. Eastwood Manor.
  • <3> Published document: Surveyor unknown. 1714. Glebe Terrier, Eastwood.
  • <4> Unpublished document: NCRO. 1612. Sale of Newmanleys Mill - DD825//-2.
  • <5> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <6> Map: OS. 1915. 1:2500, County Series 1915.
  • <7> Unpublished document: Morley D. 1997. Corn and Cotton - Waterpower in Notts (draft). pp 7-8.
  • <8> Unpublished document: John Samuels Archaeological Consultants. 1994. The Historical Water Management of the Mills on the Rivers Leen & Erewash.

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Record last edited

Jul 23 2024 3:24PM

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