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HER Number:MDV68213
Name:Mill Leat to Halls, Lions and Bradiford Mills


A long leat shown on the 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map which once served three mills along its length.


Grid Reference:SS 554 347
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
Civil ParishPilton West
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPILTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Traditional Listed Farm Buildings (Grade II) at Tutshill Farm, hedgebanks of early settlement enclosure and historic Mill Leat to Halls, Lions and Bradford Mills

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SW/2/1
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD)

Full description

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

Mill Leat marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, from a weir on Bradiford Water. The leat served Hall's Mill, Lion Mills and Bradiford Saw Mill.

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

The leat is still extant.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #98793 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV374Related to: Anchor Mills, formerly Halls Mill, Pilton (Find Spot)
MDV918Related to: Bradiford Mill, Pilton, Barnstaple (Building)
MDV808Related to: Lion Mills or Bradiford Mill, Barnstaple (Building)
MDV134210Related to: Weir and sluice along the leat south of Lion Mills, Barnstaple (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 25 2023 5:33PM