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Mill Dam with Weir Sluice Gates, and Mill Race

A Grade II Listed Building in Crosthwaite and Lyth, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3095 / 54°18'34"N

Longitude: -2.8615 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 344042

OS Northings: 490774

OS Grid: SD440907

Mapcode National: GBR 8LGL.8Y

Mapcode Global: WH82V.0YN4

Plus Code: 9C6V845Q+Q9

Entry Name: Mill Dam with Weir Sluice Gates, and Mill Race

Listing Date: 7 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77116

Location: Crosthwaite and Lyth, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Crosthwaite and Lyth

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Crosthwaite St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 48 SW
(off North side)
9/28 Mill dam with weir
7.10.86 sluice gate, and mill


Mill dam with weir, sluice gate, and mill race. Probably C19 in its present
form but may incorporate earlier features. Stone with cast-iron sluice gate
mechanism. Drystone construction incorporating natural outcrops of rock.
Sloping weir to left has wide, shallow, recess running full width at top.
Sluice gate on right is opened by cast-iron wheel on screw thread passing
through stone slab laid across mill race.

Listing NGR: SD4404290774

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