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HER Number:MDV28246
Name:Open cut on Roborough Down


Marked as a quarry on historic maps; associated with the North Roborough Down Tin Mine?


Grid Reference:SX 514 684
Map Sheet:SX56NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland Monachorum
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND MONACHORUM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NW/98

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • OPEN CUT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

ROWE, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV16367.

Group of 4 pits shown on map (rowe).

1954, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV267227.

'old quarry' indicated on os 6" (1907). Shown but not indicated on os 6" (1954) (os).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV267228.

Openwork visible (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV267230.

Des=os 6"(1907)112nw.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV267231.

Aph=raf 106g uk 1190/3204-3205(27/2/1946).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV267232.

Des=rowe, a. E. /buckland monachorum landscape study/(1994)10/in pf.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV267233.

Des=rowe, a. /buckland monachorum: a west devon down & its history/(1999)19/copy in pf.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record: ROWE.
  • Migrated Record: 1954.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Aerial Photograph:
  • Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV4731Related to: North Roborough Down Tin Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 5 2015 3:05PM