MEM23574 - Piles Mill Leat, Holnicote Estate (Monument)

Summary

Piles Mill Leat is recorded on the Tithe Map and historic Ordnance Survey maps. The leat is still extant.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The mill leat associated with Piles Mill was taken off the River Aller at the north end of the Paddock. [1] The line of the leat is depicted on the Selworthy Tithe Map. [2] 'Mill Leat' is labelled and depicted on the 1st and 2nd Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey maps. The leat is longer than that shown on the earlier Tithe Map. [3,4] The line of the leat is depicted on the Ordnance Survey MasterMap. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Archive: National Trust. National Trust’s archaeological and historic building database. MNA168186.
  • <2> Map: 1841. Selworthy Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9089 4618 (704m by 891m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94NW
Civil Parish SELWORTHY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 2 fluvial
  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 3 fluvial
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA168186

Record last edited

Mar 4 2019 2:20PM

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