MSO9259 - Post-medieval saw mill north of Luckwell's Wood (Monument)


A saw mill is noted in this location on historic mapping. It no longer appears to be extant.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

Full Description

A saw mill is noted on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map of 1904 and the 6 inch map of 1965, north of Luckwell's Wood. [1,2] The 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map shows no building in this location. The river also runs through the mill site and may have had its course altered when the mill was constructed. [3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. Various. Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date) . 6 inch / 1965.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1904.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1089109, Extant 2 May 2022.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11148
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW15
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1089109
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33478



Grid reference Centred SS 9222 3980 (42m by 25m)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Record last edited

May 2 2022 8:27PM


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