Monument record M6074 - Paper mill, Ollerton


PAPER MILL (Post Medieval to Victorian); WATERMILL (Post Medieval to Victorian)


Grid reference SK 65550 67899 (point)
Map sheet SK66NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Ollerton, Newark


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Paper mill shown on (1).
Mill not named, but buildings shown. (2)
Mentions "the brook leading to the paper mill". (3)
"Paper Mill Closes" shown. (4)
In 1702 John Bage took over the house, paper mill, fulling mill etc in Paper Mill Closes. By 1830 it was disused and was converted to bone crushing and tanning. There are now no obvious remains. (5)
Grid ref approx.
See M4125 for corn mill, M3440 for fulling mill.

<1> Chapman J, 1774, Nottinghamshire - approx 1in (Map). SNT550.

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

<3> Mastoris SN & Groves SM, 1997, Sherwood Forest in 1609, p 61 (Map). SNT906.

Other Refs: ref 543

<4> Surveyor unknown, 1781, Map of the township of Ollerton (Map). SNT2641.

<5> Morley D, 1997, Corn and Cotton - Waterpower in Notts (draft), p 31 (Unpublished document). SNT1693.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Chapman J. 1774. Nottinghamshire - approx 1in.
  • <2> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <3> Map: Mastoris SN & Groves SM. 1997. Sherwood Forest in 1609. p 61.
  • <4> Map: Surveyor unknown. 1781. Map of the township of Ollerton.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Morley D. 1997. Corn and Cotton - Waterpower in Notts (draft). p 31.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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