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HER Number:MDV119817
Name:Pit to north of Kiln at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy

Summary

Pit shown on 19th century map to the north of the kiln at Shaugh Brickworks to the north of Shaugh Bridge

Location

Grid Reference:SX 533 637
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMeavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVEY
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/23/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PIT (XIX - 1850 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880 - 1899, First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Narrow rectangular feature shown on 19th century map at the north end of the kiln at 'Shaugh W orks (Brick)'. Map object based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Not shown on early 20th century map.


Fletcher, M., 2000, The Ferro Ceramic Mine and Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy, 7, Figure 3 (Report - Survey). SDV360342.

At the northern end of the kiln is a pit 15.1 metre long by 3.5 metre wide and 0.9 metres deep. The stone lined pit is defined by a drystone revetment.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Not shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
  • Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880 - 1899. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
  • Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
  • Report - Survey: Fletcher, M.. 2000. The Ferro Ceramic Mine and Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy. English Heritage. 7, Figure 3.

Associated Monuments

MDV62876Part of: Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119836Related to: Building to south-east of Kiln at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Building)
MDV2396Related to: Ferro Ceramic Mine 75 metres north-east of Shaugh Bridge, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119815Related to: Kiln at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119837Related to: Platform to the south-east of Kiln at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119814Related to: Wall at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119816Related to: Wall to west of Kiln at Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7345 - The Ferro Ceramic Mine and Shaugh Brickworks, Meavy

Date Last Edited:Sep 15 2017 12:32PM