MDE20616 - Westland Quarry (Monument)

Summary

The quarry is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Westland Quarry is depicted and labelled at SS 6540 4282 on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, directly south of Little Rowley Farmstead (MDE20568). [1] The quarry is also shown on the 25 inch 2nd Edition and the six inch 1963 maps. [2,3] By the time the 25 inch 1975 map was surveyed, the quarry appears to have passed out of use and the site was occupied by a large rectangular building. [4] os 6" (1905) map and os 6" (1963) map. (1) Des=os 6"(1905)map,sheet 6sw. (2) Des=os 6"(1963)map. (3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #46408 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1963. 6 Inch Map: 1963.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1975. 1:2,500 Map, 1975. 1:2,500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6540 4282 (43m by 29m)
Map sheet SS64SE
Civil Parish CHALLACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31555
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/135

Record last edited

Dec 9 2019 3:00PM

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