MEM21927 - Town Marsh Smithy, Dulverton (Building)
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A smithy is marked on the First and Second Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [1, 2] Hollam Brook drove the water wheel attached to the Town Smithy. The Smithy was worked for many years by the Govier family, who specialised in sharpening and making edge tools.  The Smithy is a single storey building with timber shutters. It has the remains of a water wheel. 
- <1> SEM6703 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
- <1> SEM7190 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
- <3> SEM7521 Monograph: Binding, H. + Bonham-Carter, V.. 1986. Old Dulverton and Around: Dulverton - Bury - Brushford - Exebridge. The Exmoor Press. p54, 56, Photograph.
- <4> SEM6958 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. c.2003. Dulverton Conservation Area Appraisal. p9, 20, Photograph.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 9155 2801 (9m by 11m) (Estimated from sources)|
|Civil Parish||DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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Nov 28 2012 3:19PM
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