MDE21445 - Shaft of Florence Mine, North Molton (Monument)

Summary

Shaft d. Florence mine. Seems to be c 9' square. Known to have been 84' deep. Now water filled (dixon).

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Shaft d. Florence mine. Seems to be c 9' square. Known to have been 84' deep. Now water filled (dixon). (1) "old shaft" shown on os 6" (1903) and (1962) maps (os). Vis=2/12/1994 (griffith + bowman) still visible (griffith). (2) Des=dixon, d. /mining and the community in the parishes of north molton, south molton, molland and twitchen, devonshire/(1983)267/in smr. (3) Des=os 6"(1903)15nw. (4) Des=griffith, f. M. /as above/(5/12/1994). (5)

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Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7515 3194 (point)
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: 46900
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/504/4

Record last edited

Mar 28 2017 12:57PM

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