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HER Number:MDV121647
Name:Quarry within School Wood, Dunchideock

Summary

An earthwork cut feature of a post-medieval or 19th century quarry is visible on historic maps and aerial photographs taken in 1948, within School Wood, Dunchideock.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 875 872
Map Sheet:SX88NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDunchideock
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishDUNCHIDEOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Young, A., 2005, Transcriptions from Winkleigh Biomass Plant National Mapping Programme (NMP) project (Cartographic). SDV321540.

Transcriptions of a cut feature correspond to the grid reference for PRN166854.


Young, A. & Turner, S., 2005-2006, North Devon/Winkleigh Biomass Plant National Mapping Programme (NMP) project database records, PRN166854 (Interpretation). SDV358473.

A disused quarry is shown at this location on the 1964 OS 6inch map. It is visible on aerial photographs (p1) and was digitally plotted as part of the National Mapping Programme.
Photograph reference:
1. RAF CPE/UK/2491 3303&4 11-MAR-1948


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Earthworks of the quarry are shown in this location.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321540Cartographic: Young, A.. 2005. Transcriptions from Winkleigh Biomass Plant National Mapping Programme (NMP) project. Plot of Cropmarks. Digital.
SDV358473Interpretation: Young, A. & Turner, S.. 2005-2006. North Devon/Winkleigh Biomass Plant National Mapping Programme (NMP) project database records. Cornwall Council Report. Digital. PRN166854.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7455 - Winkleigh Biomass Plant National Mapping Programme
  • EDV4349 - Milestone Survey from Exeter to Chudleigh

Date Last Edited:Mar 28 2018 3:00PM