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Corn Mill

Other OS name in the Parish of Piddletrenthide

Historical Forms

  • Pidrie 1086 DB
  • Pudele thrittyhide 1314 FF
  • 'mill in Pudeletrenthide' 1343 Pat
  • watermyll (…sometyme John Chippe), Fullynge myll somtyme John Ryddounte 1506 Winch
  • aquatic', molend' Fullereticum 1509–47 Winch
  • molend'…Joh'is Wakefford 1510 Winch


, one of three mills marked 6 ″ ( v. Mill × 2 infra ) ; there were in fact three mills in Pidrie in 1086 DB (VCHDo 374),there is mention of a mill at Pudele thrittyhide in 1314 FF, and otherreferences to mills here include 'mill in Pudeletrenthide '1343 Pat,watermyll (…sometyme John Chippe ), Fullynge myll somtyme John Ryddounte 1506Winch , unum molendinum bladum ('corn') aquatic ', molend 'Fullereticum 1509–47Winch , molend '…Joh 'is Wakefford 1510Winch , and cf. also Lit (t )lemulle , Lit (t )lemulne 1288Ass which may also belong here .