MDE14799 - Adit at the New Florence Iron Mine (Monument)

Summary

An adit shown on the Ordnance Survey 25 inch map of 1889 now lies in neglected woodland forming part of the New Florence Iron Mine complex. It is overgrown but has an opening which issues water. To the west is a spoil mound.

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Full Description

An adit shown on the Ordnance Survey First Edition in 1889. It now lies in neglected woodland forming part of the New Florence Iron Mine. It is overgrown but has an opening which issues water. To the west is a flat-topped spoil mound which is scrub-covered.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25" 1889. Devonshire XV.7.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Wilso-North WR 15-FEB-93 RCHME Field Investigation.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7552 3244 (point)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE16
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1097017

Record last edited

Jan 27 2020 1:35PM

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