MSO12502 - Post-medieval leat at Wheal Eliza (Monument)

Summary

The 19th Century lower leat feeding the waterwheel (MSO12500) at Wheal Eliza Mine (MSO6802).

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Full Description

The 19th Century lower leat supplying the waterwheel (MSO12500) at Wheel Eliza mine (MSO6802). This leat is less well defined than the upper leat (MSO12501) and runs for about 200 metres from no logical point on the river to the wheel pit. It is presumably uncompleted. [1,-3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unassigned: Burrow. 19.7.1979. site visit records.
  • <2> Article in serial: Burrow, I., Minnitt, S. + Murless, B.. 1980. Somerset Archaeology 1979. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 124. 136.
  • <3> Survey: SCC HBC 3.14.2.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 784 380 (106m by 36m)
Map sheet SS73NE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35704

Record last edited

Oct 23 2013 4:22PM

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