MDE21462 - (Monument)

Summary

Adit 11, florence mine.200 yds ne of n lode. Now blocked (dixon).

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Full Description

Adit 11, florence mine.200 yds ne of n lode. Now blocked (dixon). (1) An adit shown on the os first edition in 1889. It now lies in neglected woodland forming part of the new florence iron mine. It is overgrown but has an opening which issues water. To the w is a flat-topped spoil mound which is scrub-covered (nmr). (2) Des=dixon, d. /mining and the community in the parishes of north molton, south molton, molland and twitchen, devonshire/(1983)268/in smr. (3) Nmr=ss73se16. (4)

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Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7552 3244 (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: 46917
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/504/21

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:31PM

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