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HER Number:MDV80454
Name:Corringdon Ball Leat, South Brent


Corringdon Ball Leat runs between SX66356154 and SX67506009, around the eastern edge of Corringdon Ball, South Brent. It supplies Corringdon farmstead. Surveyed and recorded in the Dartmoor Trust Leats Project.


Grid Reference:SX 668 608
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

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.

Leat depicted on the First Edition Ordnance Survey map (approximately 1880s in date) but not named.

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

Corringdon Ball Leat surveyed and recorded flowing between SX66356154 - SX67506009. (East Glaze Brook - Glaze Brook). Take-off from East Glaze Brook, no flow control mechanism. 0.5 kilometres across open common, down slope bank recently built up, flows well but wide and shallow. Corrington Ball - becomes more overgrown. Downhill towards Corringdon and rejoins East Glaze Brook. Other details: T:\Dartmoor Leats Survey / Q:\MAPDATA\HISTORIC\LeatsProject.

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: #107258 ]
SDV347530Report - Survey: Dartmoor Trust and Dartmoor National Park Authority. 2010. Dartmoor Trust Leats Project 2009-2010. Dartmoor Trust. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV38024Related to: Barns east of Corringdon Farmhouse (Building)
MDV5750Related to: Chambered cairn at Corringdon Ball (Monument)
MDV13333Related to: Corringdon farmhouse, South Brent (Building)
MDV76915Related to: Corringdon farmstead, South Brent (Monument)
MDV13267Related to: Hut circles 280 metres north-west of Ball Gate, South Brent (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 3 2020 4:46PM