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HER Number:MDV35978
Name:Leat to Combe Raleigh Mill


Site of a leat shown on 19th century maps running south from a weir to Combe Raleigh Mill


Grid Reference:ST 167 032
Map Sheet:ST10SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCombe Raleigh
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCOMBE RALEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST10SE/50/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL RACE (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Site of a leat shown on 19th century map running south from a 'Weir' on the Luppitt Brook at ST16750367 via several sluices to Combe Raleigh Mill & rejoining the river at ST16900285.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 58SE (Cartographic). SDV335830.

Channel shown on 1906 map but not marked.

Ordnance Survey, 1963, ST10SE (Cartographic). SDV337590.

Mill leat from Stublands Weir to Combe Raleigh Mill has entirely disappeared on 1963 map.

Simpson, S. J. + Noble, S., 1992, Blackdown Hills Survey Archive (Report - Survey). SDV338065.

Position of mill leat shown on Combe raleigh Tithe Map. The leat was visible as an earthwork; a depression approximately 3 meters wide with a wide low bank on the east side.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV335830Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 58SE. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337590Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. ST10SE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV338065Report - Survey: Simpson, S. J. + Noble, S.. 1992. Blackdown Hills Survey Archive. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV21276Related to: Combe Raleigh Mill (Monument)
MDV73344Related to: Sluice on Leat from Luppitt Brook (Monument)
MDV73345Related to: Sluice on Leat from Luppitt Brook (Monument)
MDV73346Related to: Weir on Luppitt Brook (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2009 3:44PM