MDE20650 - Post-medieval quarries south of Stony Lane (Monument)

Summary

A group of quarries are recorded on historic mapping. It is not clear if these are associated with the features recorded by the National Mapping Project under Monument reference MMO2133

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Three unlabelled earthwork features are depicted on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 6832 4484, SS 6835 4491 and SS 6851 4492. [1] The features are depicted on the 2nd Edition map and labelled "Old Quarries". [2] Later Ordnance Survey map edition also show the features and label them "old quarries". [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1903/38. 6 Inch: 1903-38. 1:10560. 6NE.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1963. 6 Inch Map: 1963.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6842 4488 (234m by 108m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS64SE
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 57022
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/192

Record last edited

May 6 2018 10:04PM

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