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HER Number:MDV49982
Name:Leat to Washwalk Mill, Blackawton


Leat to Washwalk Mill.


Grid Reference:SX 798 503
Map Sheet:SX75SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBlackawton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBLACKAWTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Leat to Washwalk Mill and site of millpond at head of leat of early modern date or earlier and site of former adjacent orchard of 19th century date or earlier

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX75SE/75/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD? (Between) to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Shown on 1839 Tithe Map.

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

'Mill Leat' marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, running south from a 'Mill Pond' to the south of 'Woodford' to 'Washwalk Corn Mill'.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV49984Related to: Millpond to South of Woodford, Blackawton (Monument)
MDV49983Related to: Washwalk Mill, Blackawton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 16 2022 9:53AM