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HER Number:MDV21349
Name:MILL in the Parish of Clayhanger


Denscombe mill.


Grid Reference:ST 008 237
Map Sheet:ST02SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClayhanger
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCLAYHANGER

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST02SW/17

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL (XI to XXI - 1001 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51688.

Denscombe mill.

1903, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51690.

"dunningstone mill" shown on os 6" (1903) map (os).

1906, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51691.

'donningstone mill' marked on os 6" (1906) map (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51694.

Des=dcc/survey of watermills in devon/(1974)gazetteer.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51695.

Des=os 6"(1903)25sw.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51696.

Des=os 6" (1906) 68se.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51697.

Des=bodman,m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)15,85/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51698.

Des=bodman,m. /watermills and other water-powered sites in devon/(september 2003)111/interim draft report in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV51699.

Des=os 25" (1880s).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

'dunningstone mill (corn)' is shown on os 25" (1880s) map as a group of four adjoining buildings with five small scattered buildings on both sides of the road (os).

DCC MILLS SURVEY, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV178159.

Vis=estimated -/-/1973 (anon). No visual evidence of building. Mill leat still visible (dcc mills survey).

Bodman, M., 1998, Water-Powered Sites in Devon (Report - non-specific). SDV305931.

'donningstone mill' was a domesday manor in clayhanger parish. In 1792 it was described in a lease as a 'water grist mill'. The mill house and converted mill were sold in 2003 (bodman).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV178159Migrated Record: DCC MILLS SURVEY.
SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound.
SDV51688Migrated Record:
SDV51690Migrated Record: 1903.
SDV51691Migrated Record: 1906.
SDV51694Migrated Record:
SDV51695Migrated Record:
SDV51696Migrated Record:
SDV51697Migrated Record:
SDV51698Migrated Record:
SDV51699Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM