HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.

HER Number:MDV32916
Name:MILL in the Parish of Landkey

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SS 597 310
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLandkey
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLANDKEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/20

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

1903, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66391.

'castle corn mill' shown on os 6" (1903) map.

1975, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66392.

Buildings shown on this site although not marked, look considerably altered on the os 6" (1975) map (acv).

NDAS, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV66393.

Vis=1974 (ndas) landkey castle mill, landkey newland. The machinery and buildings are gone. In about 1915 a man named bill rew worked the mill. He apparently rented the mill from messrs berry & son, corn merchants of barnstaple (ndas).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66395.

Des=os 6"(1903)13se.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66396.

Des=os 6"(1975).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66397.

Des=ndas/north devon watermills/(1989)44.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66398.

Bodman,m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)34,46/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV66399.

Des=bodman,m. /watermills and other water-powered sites in devon/(september 2003)251/interim draft report in smr.

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

'landkey mill' was mentioned in a lease of 1763 and had become 'castle corn mill' by late c19. In 1995 the two storey mill of random stone had an iron roof and was in poor condition. The overshot wheel was still present and the leat running (bodman).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound.
SDV66391Migrated Record: 1903.
SDV66392Migrated Record: 1975.
SDV66393Report - Survey: NDAS.
SDV66395Migrated Record:
SDV66396Migrated Record:
SDV66397Migrated Record:
SDV66398Migrated Record:
SDV66399Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM