MDE21205 - Lawns Quarry (Monument)

Summary

The quarry is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"Lawns Quarry" is depicted and labelled on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps and the six inch 1963 map. The quarry is shown to be much enlarged between the 1st and 2nd Edition maps, suggesting it was in active use during this period. [1-3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <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. 1963. 6 Inch Map: 1963.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6557 4367 (159m by 72m)
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: 31592
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/62

Record last edited

Aug 30 2016 3:34PM

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