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HER Number:MDV62628
Name:MILL in the Parish of Stowford


Site of 'spry mill' on the river lyd (bodman).


Grid Reference:SX 404 851
Map Sheet:SX48NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStowford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOWFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX48NW/144

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL (Unknown date)

Full description

CRF:SX38NE/565, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245705.

Spry mill was destroyed by fire in 1893. A new mill was subsequently built nearer lifton station (crf:sx38ne/565) (watts).

C.1905, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245706.

Spry mill is shown at the above ngr on 1st edn os 25" (1884) map but not on 2nd edn os 25" (c.1905) (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245707.

Des=bodman, m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)27,24/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245708.

Des=watts, s. /as above/(20/1/2003).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245709.

Des=os 25"(1883).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245710.

Des=os 25"(c.1905).

Bodman, M., 1998, Water-Powered Sites in Devon (Report - non-specific). SDV305931.

Site of 'spry mill' on the river lyd (bodman).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV245705Migrated Record: CRF:SX38NE/565.
SDV245706Migrated Record: C.1905.
SDV245707Migrated Record:
SDV245708Migrated Record:
SDV245709Migrated Record:
SDV245710Migrated Record:
SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound.

Associated Monuments

MDV48682Related to: Lifton, Spry Mill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM