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HER Number:MDV48827
Name:LEAT in the Parish of Axminster

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SY 307 999
Map Sheet:SY39NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxminster
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMINSTER

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and structures associated with the Weycroft Defence Area on the World War Two 'Taunton Stop Line'

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY39NW/55/2
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

1938, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV102715.

"mill race" marked on os 6" provisional (1938) map (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV102717.

Des=os 6"(1938)72nw.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV102718.

Des=horner, w. /(29/4/1997)/as above.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV2244.

Vis=28/4/1997 (horner) mill race, with overflow channel, outflow back to river axe and a number of sluices and weirs, still survives. The weirs are on sheet st30sw (horner).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV102715Migrated Record: 1938.
SDV102717Migrated Record:
SDV102718Migrated Record:
SDV2244Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV17622Part of: Weycroft Mill, Axminster (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 5 2020 11:30AM