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HER Number:MDV75082
Name:Wooden Structure exposed in the River Taw

Summary

Wooden structure of unknown date or function exposed on the bank of the River Taw

Location

Grid Reference:SS 615 221
Map Sheet:SS62SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHigh Bickington
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STRUCTURE (Unknown date)

Full description

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

The structure would appear to be aligned on the 'Brightly Weir' shown on the 19th century map.


Reed, S. J. (DCC), 2009, Wooden structure exposed by the River Taw at Weirmarsh Farm (Correspondence). SDV341918.

Wooden structure exposed by the River Taw to the northwest of Weirmarsh Farm. The feature could be the remains of a fish weir, the remains of a culvert or an old trackway or jetty on the edge of the river. Other details: Photographs attached.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV341918Correspondence: Reed, S. J. (DCC). 2009. Wooden structure exposed by the River Taw at Weirmarsh Farm. Letter. Letter.

Associated Monuments

MDV71793Related to: Brightley Weir (Monument)
MDV56331Related to: WEIR in the Parish of Chittlehampton, High Bickington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4439 - Wooden Structure exposed in the River Taw

Date Last Edited:Dec 8 2009 10:47AM