Monument record M4997 - WINDMILL AT EAST RETFORD


CORN MILL (Georgian to Mid-20th Century); WINDMILL (Georgian to Mid-20th Century)


Grid reference SK 71060 80519 (point)
Map sheet SK78SW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish East Retford, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Brick foundations, all that is left now covered by grass and other vegetation. Mill was steam driven, no sails. Built of local red brick. The mill house and store house are still in good condition and occupied by a local merchant. The store house door can still be clearly seen on the end of the house facing the mill site. (1)
Round structure shown, at "Corn Mill". (2)
Windmill shown. (3)

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

Other Refs: IA1 27/2

<2> OS, 1920, 1:2500, County Series 1920 (Map). SNT1029.

Other Refs: 9/16

<3> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1920. 1:2500, County Series 1920.
  • <3> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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