Watermill Recordings

For information about the archaeological excavations of 2014, please listen to the following interview with the TotonUnearthed project leaders. You’ll find out about the project origins, this archaeological site, its discoveries and the project conclusions.

Since the 13th Century there has been mill activity on the site. Many watermills have been and gone, but working as a Miller at any time period would have been tough and poorly paid for certain.

Let’s go back to 1840, When the miller, Joseph Carter, talks to his friend about essential building work needed on his mill...