CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 26680 - Talerddig, Dolgoch Sawmill

NGR :- SH9289900350 (SH90SW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Llanbrynmair
Prefered site type :- 19th century ? - Saw mill (Building - Damaged )
first alternative :- Post Medieval - Mill ?

Former mill with overshot wheel. Now a garage (Houghton-Browne, A 1977).

Saw mill, operated by a waterwheel and run by Arthur Davies of Dolgoch (of the famous millwrighting and engineering family) until 1958, contained a saw bench with circular saw, and a morticing tool (Barton, P G, 2003, pp40).

Sources:-
Barton, P G , 1997 , ,
Barton, P G , 2003 , "The timber and sawmilling trade in Montgomeryshire ", The Montgomeryshire Collections 91 , 40 .
Houghton-Browne, A list , 1977 , ,
Jones, D H , 1968 , Watermills in Montgomeryshire ,

record created 31/12/96 CE96 - copyright CPAT , last updated 01/06/04
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2004 (and in part Crown, 2004 - as indicated)



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