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HER Number:MDV49984
Name:Millpond to South of Woodford, Blackawton


Millpond to south of Woodford, feeding leat to Washwalk Mill.


Grid Reference:SX 798 507
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/75/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL POND (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD? (Not applicable) to 1900 AD (Not applicable))

Full description

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

Roughly triangular 'Mill Pond' marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map with 'Sluices' on the south side, feeding 'Mill Leat' running south towards 'Washwalk Corn Mill'.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 127SW (Cartographic). SDV337476.

Ordnance Survey, 1963, SX75SE (Cartographic). SDV339283.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337476Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 127SW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV339283Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. SX75SE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV49982Related to: Leat to Washwalk Mill, Blackawton (Monument)
MDV49983Related to: Washwalk Mill, Blackawton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 16 2022 9:58AM