Medieval Windmill Mound 200m N of Cabbage Clump
The site of a post mill, a windmill mounted on a post. It is marked on a tithe map of 1842 and the windmill mound survives as an earthwork. It may date back to the Medieval period. The mill was situated 200m north of Cabbage Clump.
1 Mill Field, new Newnham Paddox (Monks Kirby Tithe Map 1842). Medieval (or later). Post mill. SP4783.
2 At SP4783 there is a low mound standing amidst ridge and furrow at the end of a possible hollow way. It is up to 1.5m high and perhaps 8m in diameter, with a slightly concave top. Standing at the top of a rise it is undoubtedly a windmill mound.
3 Aerial photographs.