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HER Number:MDV54077
Name:Sawmilling shed, Slades Mill, East Portlemouth


Remaoins of single storey timber shed with sawmilling machinery, driven by a pelton wheel.


Grid Reference:SX 767 388
Map Sheet:SX73NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishEast Portlemouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishEAST PORTLEMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX73NE/30/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SAW MILL (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

GOODSHELTER TRUST, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148144.

Machinery shed. Single storey roof on posts. The only building not of stone (goodshelter trust).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151016.

Des=goodshelter trust/slades corn mill, goodshelter, south devon/(8/3/1995)/in pf.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151017.

Ea/slade's mill, east portlemouth. Documentary history and building interpretation/(1998)8;pl 2,9/(ea report 98.31).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV79.

The only 20c building on site. Wooden shed, which a photo suggests was open fronted, housing sawmill machinery powered by a pelton wheel fed by a pipe from the millpond. The sawmill superseded corn milling at the site. Although the building does not survive, much of the machinery is extant (ea).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148144Migrated Record: GOODSHELTER TRUST.
SDV151016Migrated Record:
SDV151017Migrated Record:
SDV79Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV21138Part of: Slade's Corn Mill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 27 2008 4:13PM