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HER Number:MDV116550
Name:Tinners' building in area of streamworks along Dead Lake

Summary

A tinners hut constructed in a tinners gully in the extensive Dedlake abandoned tin workings. It measures 2.8 metres long with rubble walling up to 1.0 metres high and 0.5 metres thick.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 558 842
Map Sheet:SX58SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLydford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of medieval or later tin streamworking along Dead Lake

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 58 SE 80
  • Pastscape: 1385912
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TINNERS HUT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Depicted on the modern mapping.


National Monument Record, 2016, Pastscape, Accessed 13/09/2016 (Website). SDV359354.

A tinners hut constructed in a tinners gully in the extensive Dedlake abandoned tin workings. It measures 2.8 metres long with rubble walling up to 1.0 metres high and 0.5 metres thick. The south wall blocks the gully whilst the east wall is coursed into a spoil heap. A large slab forms the west wall and the entrance is on the north side (citing Fletcher, M., English Heritage Field Investigation 20/10/2003)

Sources / Further Reading

SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #75882 ]
SDV359354Website: National Monument Record. 2016. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. Accessed 13/09/2016.

Associated Monuments

MDV28090Related to: Streamworks on the Rattle Brook (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6663 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV6664 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV6665 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area

Date Last Edited:Sep 13 2016 11:51AM