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Latitude: 50.6832 / 50°40'59"N
Longitude: -2.2112 / 2°12'40"W
OS Eastings: 385176
OS Northings: 87078
OS Grid: SY851870
Mapcode National: GBR 21J.5RH
Mapcode Global: FRA 6788.DF2
Entry Name: Stony Weir
Listing Date: 18 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304599
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108849
Location: East Stoke, Dorset, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Wool
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Wool, East Burton and Combe Keynes
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
Date uncertain, but described as "The Old Stony Weir" in a C17 document. (DCRO)
Note. Part in East Stoke Parish. Stone weir at the junction of the River Frome
with the mill stream - apparently constructed to control flow of water to Bindon
Mill (q.v.). 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.
Listing NGR: SY8517687078
The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1323263. This entry was removed from the List on 24 March 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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