MDE21418 - Northern drift workings at Bampfylde Mine (Monument)

Summary

Two drift workings were noted from their spoil heaps and collapsed openings.

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Full Description

Two small unrecorded drift workings were noted at the northern extreme of Bampfylde Mine. All entrances were collapsed but they were detectable from their spoil heaps and collapsed openings. The lowest working on the northern side was the source of a small spring. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Monograph: Dixon, D.. 1983. Mining and the Community in the Parishes of North Molton, South Molton, Molland and Twitchen, Devonshire. 235. [Mapped feature: #33779 235]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7360 3294 (point)
Map sheet SS73SW
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 46858
  • Devon SMR: SS73SW/3/16

Record last edited

Apr 16 2019 5:18PM

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