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HER Number:MDV63413
Name:Former Mill Leat, River Loman


Evidence of mill leat found on the riverbed of the River Loman near Riverside House. Believed to be that shown on 18th century maps.


Grid Reference:SS 957 125
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/415/4

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Borthwick, A. + Chandler, J., 1998, Greenways Almshouses, Gold Street, Tiverton (Report - Assessment). SDV343518.

Wessex Archaeology, 2003, Blundells Road, Tiverton, Devon: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment, 7, 18; figure 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV345760.

Site WA 21.

Yendall, J., 29/06/1999, Riverside House, Gold Street (Correspondence). SDV349485.

Evidence of mill leat found with other associated foundations on the riverbed of the River Loman. The leat is shown on the Dunsford map of 1790 running from Loman Bridge, west of the river to the mill. Also shown on Richards map of 1843 and Richards plan of the town in 1777.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV343518Report - Assessment: Borthwick, A. + Chandler, J.. 1998. Greenways Almshouses, Gold Street, Tiverton. Alison Borthwick Associates. A4 Stapled.
SDV345760Report - Assessment: Wessex Archaeology. 2003. Blundells Road, Tiverton, Devon: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment. Wessex Archaeology Report. 54068.01. A4 Stapled + Digital. 7, 18; figure 2.
SDV349485Correspondence: Yendall, J.. 29/06/1999. Riverside House, Gold Street. Letter and Attachments. A4 Stapled.

Associated Monuments

MDV63409Related to: Gold Street Mill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 31 2012 12:44PM