MDE21393 - Southern drift workings at Bampfylde Mine (Monument)

Summary

Two small drift workings were noted during survey.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Drift workings. Part of Bampfylde Copper Mine. [1] At the southern extreme of the site, on the western hill, two small unrecorded drift workings were noted. Their entrances were collapsed but they were detectable from their spoil heaps and collapsed openings. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: Dixon, D.. 1978. Report of visit to Bampfylde Copper Mine. Site visit.
  • <2> Monograph: Dixon, D.. 1983. Mining and the Community in the Parishes of North Molton, South Molton, Molland and Twitchen, Devonshire. 224, 235.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 738 324 (56m by 127m)
Map sheet SS73SW
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 46116
  • Devon SMR: SS73SW/3/6

Record last edited

Apr 17 2019 12:12PM

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