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Stony Weir That Part in the Parish of East Stoke, East Stoke

Description: Stony Weir That Part in the Parish of East Stoke

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108375

OS Grid Reference: SY8517787082
OS Grid Coordinates: 385177, 87082
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6832, -2.2112

Location: East Stoke, Dorset BH20 6BN

Locality: East Stoke
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6BN

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Listing Text


10/97 Stony Weir
That part in the Parish of
East Stoke


Stone weir at the junction of the River Frome with the mill stream - apparently
constructed to control flow of water to Bindon Mill (see under Wool Parish).
Stone structure with nine pointed arches. Extended cutwaters on lower side.
On upper side, remains of cutwaters below water level - also remains of stone
paving on river bed. Water now retained at upper level by halved concrete
pipes. Date uncertain, but described as "The Old Stony Weir" in a C17
document. (DCRO)

Note: Part in Wool Parish (5/389).

Listing NGR: SY8517787082

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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