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HER Number:MDV65567
Name:Weir, Heathcoat Lace Factory


Weir at north end of small mill leat around west and south sides of Heathcoat lace factory, shown on late 19th century Ordnance Survey maps.


Grid Reference:SS 951 128
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/424/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WEIR (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

Weir shown at north end of mill leat on west and south sides of Lace Factory.

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

Higbee, L. + Collings, A. G., 2000, Archaeological Recording at John Heathcoat and Co., Leat Street, Tiverton, Devon (Report - Watching Brief). SDV336285.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Richards, A., 23/09/2002, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV349499.

A weir is shown on the Ordnance Survey (1890) 1:2500 map, where a smaller leat runs south-west from the main mill leat.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336285Report - Watching Brief: Higbee, L. + Collings, A. G.. 2000. Archaeological Recording at John Heathcoat and Co., Leat Street, Tiverton, Devon. Exeter Archaeology Report. 00.56. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV349499Personal Comment: Richards, A.. 23/09/2002.

Associated Monuments

MDV1374Related to: Heathcoat Lace Factory, Tiverton (Building)
MDV65566Related to: Heathcoat Mill Leat, Tiverton (Monument)
MDV65568Related to: Mill Leat, Heathcoat Lace Factory (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 8 2012 10:27AM