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HER Number:MDV120616
Name:Site of Lodge, north-west of Drake Leat

Summary

Small building dating to the early-mid 19th century, based on cartographic evidence. Marked on the Tithe Map and First and Second Edition Ordnance Survey maps. It is not shown on later historic maps and can't be seen on aerial photographs so is assumed to have fallen out of use / been demolished some time in the early-mid 20th century.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 517 671
Map Sheet:SX56NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland Monachorum
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND MONACHORUM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LODGE (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Small building depicted on the Tithe Map (rectangular, aligned roughly west-east), within a large plot (1052) recorded as 'Plantation'.


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

Late 19th century historic map shows the building, now enlarged, labelled as 'Lodge', set near the entrance to the plantation. (Drake Leat not shown at this time).


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

Still shown as Lodge on the early 20th century historic map; Drakeleat has been constructed by this time. Not shown on later historic maps and can't be seen on aerial photographs so is assumed to have fallen out of use / been demolished some time in the early-mid 20th century.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV120615Related to: Drake Leat, Buckland Monochorum (Building)
MDV80043Related to: House south of Inglenook, Buckland Monachorum (Building)
MDV120613Related to: Inglewood, Buckland Monochorum (Building)
MDV48918Related to: Quarry on Roborough Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 20 2018 1:03PM