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HER Number:MDV80404
Name:Brent Mill Leat, South Brent

Summary

Running leat at Brent Mill between SX696604 and SX697596. Associated with Millwood or Millswood Mill and Brent Mill. Surveyed and recorded in the Dartmoor Trust Leats Project.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 696 599
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

'Mill Leat' depicted on the First Edition Ordnance Survey map (approximately 1880s in date). Associated with Brent Mill and Millswood Mills, South Brent.


Dartmoor Trust and Dartmoor National Park Authority, 2010, Dartmoor Trust Leats Project 2009-2010 (Report - Survey). SDV347530.

Leat surveyed and recorded running between SX696604 and SX697596. (River Avon) Take-off sluice gate at weir alongside Brent Island. Public access only to first 100 yards. Strong flow. Attractive masonry lined channel. From map appears to cross fields to Brent Mill.


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: #107210 ]
SDV347530Report - Survey: Dartmoor Trust and Dartmoor National Park Authority. 2010. Dartmoor Trust Leats Project 2009-2010. Dartmoor Trust. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV13151Related to: Manor Mill, South Brent (Building)
MDV13406Related to: Millwood or Millswood Mill, South Brent (Monument)
MDV102759Related to: Weir at South Brent (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 18 2012 8:36AM