MDE21105 - 19th Century quarry east of School House (Monument)

Summary

The quarry is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A quarry is shown on the 1st Edition map at SS 7711 4902. There is a further quarry to the west (MDE21106). Both appear to be in use. [1] The quarry is again shown on the 2nd Edition map, with a trackway leading to it from the road to the north (now the A39). [2] Des=os 6"(1903)map,sheet 3se and ne. (2) Des=os 6"(1962)map. (3)

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. 1904, Devon 3(11).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7711 4903 (47m by 47m)
Map sheet SS74NE
Civil Parish COUNTISBURY, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31123
  • Devon SMR: SS74NE/583

Record last edited

Apr 4 2018 10:43AM

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