MSO12509 - Post-medieval tailrace at Wheal Eliza
|Name:||Post-medieval tailrace at Wheal Eliza|
|Type of Record:||Monument|
|Grid Reference:||SS 7852 3808|
|Parish:||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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A 19th Century tailrace located to the east of the wheel pit (MSO12500).
- TAIL RACE (AD 19th Century - 1847 AD to 1857 AD (Unclassified))
Designated Status: none recorded
To the east of the wheel pit (MSO12500) at Wheal Eliza mine (MSO6802) Burrow's plan shows a 19th Century tailrace for the wheel as two linear earthworks which continue for an unknown distance. [1-4]
<1> Various, Various, Oral Information or Staff Comments, Webster, C., April 1998 (Verbal communication). SMO5308.
<2> Burrow, 19.7.1979, site visit records (Unassigned). SSO819.
<3> Burrow, I., Minnitt, S. + Murless, B., 1980, Somerset Archaeology 1979, 136 (Measured Plan) (Article in serial). SSO858.
<4> SCC HBC 3.14.2 (Survey). SSO406.
|MSO6802||Part of: Wheal Eliza Mine (Monument)|
|MSO12500||Related to: Post-medieval waterwheel at Wheal Eliza (Monument)|
- Local List Status (Unassessed)
- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Somerset SMR PRN: 35711
|Date Last Edited:||Oct 23 2013 4:23PM|
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