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HER Number:MDV121732
Name:Hard at Thorn Point, Bere Ferrers

Summary

The remains of a hard at Thorn Point, associated with the former ferry crossing to Cargreen on the Cornwall side of the Tamar.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 438 629
Map Sheet:SX46SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBere Ferrers
DistrictWest Devon

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HARD (Built, Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Hard, leading to ferry across the River Tamar shown.


Cornwall Archaeological Unit, 2017, South Cornwall Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment, 145 (Interpretation). SDV360825.

The remains of a hard at Thorn Point are associated with the former ferry crossing to Cargreen on the Cornwall side of the Tamar. Shown on the circa 1880 first edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map.


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

Strip of shingle marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #111101 ]
SDV360825Interpretation: Cornwall Archaeological Unit. 2017. South Cornwall Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. RCZAS. Digital. 145.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 5 2018 2:58PM