MDE21267 - 19th Century smithy at Twitchen Mill (Monument)


A smithy dates to the 19th Century.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A smithy is depicted and labelled on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. It is also shown on the six inch 1905 2nd Edition and six inch 1962 Ordnance Survey maps. [2,3] The building is shown on the 2021 MasterMap data, but is not labelled. [4] The building is not shown on the Twitchen Tithe Map. It is within an area shown as a large open space, part of the routeway through the settlement. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1892-1906. County Series, 2nd Edition 6 Inch Map. 1:10560. 1905, 15SE.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <4>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #47581 ]
  • <5> Map: 1841. Twitchen Tithe Map and Apportionment.



Grid reference Centred SS 7879 3011 (10m by 7m)
Map sheet SS73SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 33942
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/552

Record last edited

Oct 5 2021 3:40PM


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