MDE21444 - Adit 4, Florence Mine (Monument)

Summary

The site of an adit is marked by its spoil heap and appears to be depicted but not labelled on historic mapping.

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Full Description

Site of Adit 4, Florence Mine at SS 7525 3195. Indicated by its spoil heap. [1] The site of the adit appears to be depicted on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps at SS 7525 3199, although this is not labelled. The GIS mapping for the record has been adjusted accordingly. [2-4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Monograph: Dixon, D.. 1983. Mining and the Community in the Parishes of North Molton, South Molton, Molland and Twitchen, Devonshire. 264.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Catherine Dove, 27 March 2017.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7524 3199 (46m by 50m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON
Civil Parish TWITCHEN, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 46899
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/504/3

Record last edited

Mar 28 2017 12:57PM

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