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HER Number:MDV122960
Name:Charcoal Burning Platform A14 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy


Charcoal burning platform (A14) in Dewerstone Wood to the east of the River Meavy


Grid Reference:SX 533 637
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMeavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of 19th century Ferro Ceramic Mine as well as remains of 16th century Bickleigh Mill, wheelpit and associated leat north of Shaugh Bridge

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates


Full description

Holley, S., 2006, A Survey of the Charcoal-burning Platforms at Goodameavy, Devon, 22, A14 (Report - Survey). SDV360386.

Charcoal burning platform in Dewerstone Wood in moderate condition. Large level circular area quite difficult to discern. Level area 6 metres diameter.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV360386Report - Survey: Holley, S.. 2006. A Survey of the Charcoal-burning Platforms at Goodameavy, Devon. National Trust. A4 Comb Bound. 22, A14. [Mapped feature: #113414 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV122939Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A1 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122949Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A10 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122957Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A11 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122958Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A12 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122959Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A13 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122941Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A2 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122940Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A3 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122942Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A4 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122943Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A5 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122944Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A6 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122945Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A7 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122947Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A8 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122948Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform A9 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)
MDV122938Related to: Charcoal Burning Platform C7 in Dewerstone Wood, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7370 - Survey of the charcoal-burning platforms at Goodameavy Woods
  • EDV8730 - Shaugh Bridge and North Wood: English Heritage Field Survey Project

Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2023 12:01PM