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HER Number:MDV102908
Name:Weir at head of leat to Marpool Mill, Withycombe Raleigh, Exmouth


Weir on the Withycombe Brook, formerly at the head of the leat to Marpool Mill.


Grid Reference:SY 009 818
Map Sheet:SY08SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishExmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWITHYCOMBE RALEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WEIR (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Weir and Sluice marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map. Although the higher end of the leat to Marpool Mill is not clearly shown on this map comparison with the Tithe Map suggests that the weir was at the head of the leat.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #62413 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV51070Related to: Leat to Marpool Mill, Exmouth (Monument)
MDV10645Related to: Marpool Mill, Withycombe Raleigh, Exmouth (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 26 2012 8:33AM