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HER Number:MDV51939
Name:Salcombe, Southern Mill, Leat


Leat shown on 19th century map running into a pond to the west of Southern Mill in Salcombe


Grid Reference:SX 723 378
Map Sheet:SX73NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSalcombe
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishMALBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX73NW/123/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL RACE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Leat shown running south from two triangular ponds at SX72193802 and SX72253796 into the mill pond (see PRN 51938) to the west of Southern Mill (see PRN 51307).

Turton, S. D., 1993, Archaeological Assessment of SWW Salcombe Marine Discharge Scheme, 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV174932.

To the west of Southern Mill an infilled 20m length of leat was observed. This emanated from 2 ponds lying just to south of the road at SX721380. Ponds now disused and forming part of ornamental garden.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV174932Report - Assessment: Turton, S. D.. 1993. Archaeological Assessment of SWW Salcombe Marine Discharge Scheme. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 93.58. A4 Stapled + Digital. 4.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV51938Related to: Millpond at Southern Mill, Salcombe (Monument)
MDV51307Related to: South Corn Mill, Salcombe (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV3859 - Archaeological assessment of SWW Salcombe marine discharge scheme

Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2009 3:46PM