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HER Number:MDV34986
Name:Cory Mill, West Putford


Cory Mill is marked as a corn mill on the 1880s 25" OS map. There is a documentary reference to a mortgage on the mill in 1741.


Grid Reference:SS 360 164
Map Sheet:SS31NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWest Putford
Ecclesiastical ParishWEST PUTFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS31NE/48

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WATERMILL (Post Medieval to XXI - 1540 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Cory Mill (Corn)' shown on 1880s 25" OS map as a group of at least five buildings to the west of the River Torridge.

Ordnance Survey, 1906/1963, Untitled Source, 28SW(1906) (Cartographic). SDV847.

'Cory Mill' shown on 1906 and 1963 6" OS maps.

Bodman, M., 1998, Water-Powered Sites in Devon, 45 (Report - non-specific). SDV305931.

Other details: 95.

Bodman, M., 2003, Watermills and Other Water-Powered Sites in Devon, 302 (Report - Interim). SDV325576.

Documentary reference to a mortgage on Cory grist mills in 1741. Other details: Draft Report.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound. 45.
SDV325576Report - Interim: Bodman, M.. 2003. Watermills and Other Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound. 302.
SDV847Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906/1963. 6". 28SW(1906).
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV34987Related to: Cory Mill Leat, West Putford (Monument)
MDV71867Related to: Cory Mill Weir, Woolfardisworthy (Monument)
MDV71868Related to: Weir on Cory Mill Leat (Monument)
MDV34988Related to: WELL in the Parish of West Putford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 11:57AM