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HER Number:MDV123177
Name:Ruined buildings at Whiteworks


Small collection of ruined mine building at Whiteworks, thought to be early 19th century in date.


Grid Reference:SX 612 710
Map Sheet:SX67SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MINE BUILDING (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1849 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Buildings are depicted on the Tithe Map.

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

Small groupp of buildings shown on the late 19th century historic map, set to the north of the track.

Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 1989, Whiteworks Mine (Plan - measured). SDV258332.

Buildings are depicted on plan.

GetMapping PLC, 2015, 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV359717.

buildings visible on the 2015 aerial photograph; these are no longer depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV258332Plan - measured: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 1989. Whiteworks Mine. 1:500. Digital.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #113714 ]
SDV359717Aerial Photograph: GetMapping PLC. 2015. 2015 Colour Aerial Photography (12.5cm resolution). 2015 Aerial Photograph. Digital.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV6287Part of: Caunter Tin Mine; part of Whiteworks (Monument)
MDV26003Related to: Ruined building at Whiteworks (Building)
MDV26002Related to: Ruined building at Whiteworks (Building)
MDV6286Related to: Whiteworks Tin Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 15 2018 11:01AM