Heythrop Pumping Wheel (1), Heythrop

A water-powered pumping mill/wheel in the historic county of Oxfordshire, England.

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There is some evidence that two adjacent mills were located at SP 353 280 and SP 354 279, but Foreman provides no data on either. Further downstream, there was a mill at SP 373 260, but again Foreman is silent on this.

This mill had an overshot waterwheel.

Full details

Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
Mill function Pumping mill/wheel
Archive ID 5417
Location Heythrop
Historic county Oxfordshire
Country England, United Kingdom
NGR SP 354 279
Latitude/longitude 51.94847500, -1.48635810



  • Anthony Bryan, Mills Research Group Database
  • Foreman, Wilfred, Oxfordshire Mills (Phillimore & Co, 1983)
  • Major, J Kenneth, “Small waterwheel-driven pumps” (Transactions of the 6th TIMS Symposium, 1985), p. 168


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