MDE21220 - Rockley Quarry (Monument)

Summary

The quarry is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Rockley Quarry is a large feature depicted on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1] The quarry is also similarly shown on the 25 inch 2nd Edition map. [2] The quarry is on the six inch 1963 Ordnance Survey map. [3] The quarry is not shown on the Tithe Map for High Bray, suggesting that it was not in use at this time. The land use at this time is listed as Pasture. [4] The area of the quarry is shown on the 2020 MasterMap as a separate area within Rockley Copse. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #46694 ]
  • <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: Northcote, G.. 1838. High Bray Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 451.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7067 3811 (159m by 126m)
Map sheet SS73NW
Historic Parish HIGH BRAY
Civil Parish BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 32757
  • Devon SMR: SS73NW/591

Record last edited

Sep 9 2020 12:25PM

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