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HER Number:MDV79492
Name:Head Weir on the River Otter


Head Weir on the River Otter at the head of the leat to Town Mills and the 'Ottery Factory'.


Grid Reference:SY 095 962
Map Sheet:SY09NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishOttery St. Mary
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPAIGNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WEIR (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Head Weir' marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, at head of the leat to 'Town Mills (Corn)' and 'Ottery Factory (Silk, Disused)'.

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #106291 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV53960Related to: LEAT in the Parish of Ottery St. Mary (Monument)
MDV10340Related to: Ottery Factory, Ottery St. Mary (Building)
MDV18743Related to: Town Millhouse, Ottery St. Mary (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 23 2011 3:29PM