MSO7846 - Waterwheel at Roadwater Farm (Monument)

Summary

Remains of an overshot wheel, together with a pond and leat, have been noted at the farm.

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Type and Period (3)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Pond, dry leat and slight remains of a wheel pit are all that is left of an overshot wheel at Roadwater Farm. [1] The leat is visible on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unassigned: Warren, D Somerset Industrial Archaeology Society. 29.11.77.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Somerset County Council SMR 29 Sep 1986.
  • <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.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ST 0347 3896 (154m by 152m)
Map sheet ST03NW
Civil Parish OLD CLEEVE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11516
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW29
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 975132
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33907

Record last edited

Feb 22 2013 2:42PM

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