MSO8646 - Waterwheel at Higher Rodhuish Farm (Monument)

Summary

A farm overshot waterwheel has been recorded at this location.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Short concrete leat (25 yards) from stream to overshot iron wheel. Made by J Chidgey of Watchet - 14ft diameter and 3ft 9ins wide with 48 buckets. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unassigned: Warren, D Somerset Industrial Archaeology Society. 29.11.77.

Map

Location

Grid reference ST 0119 3979 (point)
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): MSO11716
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW39
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 975151
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34283

Record last edited

Feb 21 2013 2:12PM

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