I am interessted in the name 'Sele' Priory which might have a salt
Is Upper beeding on the coast?
>Early, Monastic Watermills.
>I am researching Sele Priory in Upper Beeding West Sussex, from documents of
>the 13th century it states that the priory had a watermill, having
>undertaken a resitivity survey of the possible position of a mill in
>relationship to the priory building, I may have located the mill.
>What I am now interested in is what sort of mill it may have been; the
>priory was never very prosperous, there at the most being only a maximum of
>a dozen or so monks there, usually less.
>Would the mill been run by the monks themselves, or would they have employed
>a local miller to administer it on there behalf.
>Any information about priory mills of this period would be most useful.
>Many thanks Rodney Gunner.
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