MDE21689 - (Monument)

Summary

South lode workings, part of the new florence iron mine consisting of 6 adits and 4 shafts which have been subject to continual infilling and robbing. The best preserved shaft is a circular hole 4.2m in diam and 3.4m deep with sections of tramrail projecting from it. A building to the ne is considered to be the remains of an engine house with coal store (nmr).

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South lode workings, part of the new florence iron mine consisting of 6 adits and 4 shafts which have been subject to continual infilling and robbing. The best preserved shaft is a circular hole 4.2m in diam and 3.4m deep with sections of tramrail projecting from it. A building to the ne is considered to be the remains of an engine house with coal store (nmr). (1) Nmr=ss73se19. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> DHER migrated record: NMR.
  • <2> DHER migrated record:

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Location

Grid reference SS 7520 3200 (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: 60631
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/504/24

Record last edited

Mar 28 2017 12:57PM

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