MSO8643 - Langridge Mills, Withycombe (Monument)

Summary

A corn or water mill, together with its associated leat, is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (3)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Dr A.W.G Court reports a mill at this location. [1] Leat dry to stream. Wooden trough and wheel pit extant. [2] "Langridge Mill, corn"and "Mill stream" printed on Ordnance Survey 25 inch map. Leaves stream at ST 0090 3770 where "Weir" is marked on OSAD 6 inch map. [3,4] The mill and leat are also shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [5] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Unassigned: Aston, M. 13.12.76. Somerset County Council.
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information. D Warren, Somerset Industrial Archaeology Society, 23 November 1977.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1904, Somerset 47(11).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" ST03NW.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <6> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 975145, Extant 19 May 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ST 011 376 (515m by 113m)
Map sheet ST03NW
Civil Parish WITHYCOMBE, 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): MSO11711
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW36
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 975145
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34274

Record last edited

May 19 2022 10:44AM

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