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HER Number:MDV54503
Name:Tinner's leat at the foot of the north slope of Stonetor Hill

Summary

The channel, 1.1 metres wide and 0.4 metres deep is flanked by a bank 1.2 metres wide and 0.3 metres high on its downslope margin. It probably originated on the western arm of the Stonetor Brook and fed the workings on the eastern arm.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 649 859
Map Sheet:SX68NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishGidleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NW/142
  • Old SAM Ref: 28663

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Unknown, MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=-/-/1997 (gerrard) leat leading towards streamwork on the tributary of the stonetor brook (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278037.

Nmr=sx68nw142.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278039.

Des=mpp/144067.


English Heritage, 2005, Leats Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV347529.


National Monument Record, 2016, Pastscape (Website). SDV359354.

SX64868594 to SX64968595. A short tinner's leat at the foot of the north slope of Stonetor Hill. The channel, 1.1 metres wide and 0.4 metres deep is flanked by a bank 1.2 metres wide and 0.3 metres high on its downslope margin. It probably originated on the western arm of the Stonetor Brook and fed the workings on the eastern arm. At SX64928595 it bifurcates with a short channel terminating on the edge of the workings at SX64958598. Surveyed at 1:2500 scale ('Shovel Down' Survey). (citing Probert, S. A. J., 14/8/1991, Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments in England Field Investigation).
See Pastscape for full record details.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV278037Migrated Record:
SDV278039Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.
SDV347529Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Leats Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV359354Website: National Monument Record. 2016. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV27704Related to: Streamworks on north side of Stonetor Hill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 27 2016 2:04PM