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HER Number:MDV118258
Name:Christow Corn Mill

Summary

Depicted on historic maps, the mill in Christow dates to at least the early 19th century, but may be older.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 834 850
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CORN MILL (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Mill buildings depicted on the Tithe Map, with mill pond to the west. Christow Mills indicated on the apportionment; 215; 'House, Homestead, mills, garden and pond'.


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

'Christow Mill (Corn)' is depicted on the late 19th century historic map. Mill buildings have been extended considerably since the Tithe Map depiction. Oliver's Cottages shown to the south of the mill.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

'Corn Mill' is depicted on the early 20th century historic map.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

The Mill is depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #77537 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV118259Parent of: Mill pond, Christow (Monument)
MDV62972Related to: Hydroelectric generator at Mill House, Christow (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 13 2017 11:14AM