MDE21074 - Post-medieval quarries southwest of Down Linhay (Monument)

Summary

Two old quarries are shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

Two old quarries are shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1] The quarries are also labelled on the Ordnance Survey 6" (1903) map. [2] The quarries are shown on the Ordnance Survey 6" (1962) map but are not marked. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1903/38. 6 Inch: 1903-38. 1:10560. 1903; Sheet 3NW and SW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7055 4832 (130m by 162m)
Map sheet SS74NW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31092
  • Devon SMR: SS74NW/148

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:04PM

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