ST0617 : Reredorter, Canonsleigh

taken 8 years ago, near to Westleigh, Devon, Great Britain

Reredorter, Canonsleigh
Reredorter, Canonsleigh
This ruined building is shown on the maps as a disused mill, and is listed as "Canonsleigh Priory Mill", an understandable assumption as a stream passes directly underneath. There now seems to be a consensus of opinion that it was the latrine block for the Augustinian Abbey of Canonsleigh LinkExternal link . It is also described as a privy house at LinkExternal link .

On the left is Canonsleigh House. View from Burlescombe Footpath 26.
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ST0617, 85 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 March, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 31 March, 2010
Category
Religious buildings > Abbey (ruined)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 0682 1741 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:56.9140N 3:19.6691W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 0683 1740
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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