MEM15198 - Post-medieval leat at Ashway Farm (Monument)

Summary

A leat descends the hill along the side of the farm buildings, to feed the waterwheel.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A natural stream has been channelled into a leat, which descends the hill along the side of the farm buildings, to feed the waterwheel. [1] The leat appears to be shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: Thorp, J.R.L.. 2007. Four Exmoor Farms. P. 6, 33.
  • <2>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #38363 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 86863 31262 (89m by 37m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Apr 11 2021 11:52PM

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