MEM22179 - Lynch Mill, West Lynch, Selworthy (Monument)

Summary

A mill was listed at this location in Domesday but was demolished in the early 20th Century.

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Full Description

There was a corn mill called Lynch Mill. This was completely rebuilt in the early 20th Century on the site of a Domesday mill. The associated leat runs from Horner Water. Iron trough and iron overshot wheel 15ft 2ins diameter and 6ft wide with 48 buckets. Last used in the 1930s. Adjacent older buildings contain grain kiln in good condition. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unassigned: Warren, D. 02.12.77. Somerset Industrial Archaeology Society.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9013 4761 (point)
Map sheet SS94NW
Civil Parish SELWORTHY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33983

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:10PM

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