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HER Number:MDV123189
Name:Ruined building below Ruddycleave Farm

Summary

Ruined structure built into the bank below Ruddycleave Farm may be associated with the tin streamworking in the Ruddycleave Valley. In places it survives to two courses of drystone walling, but its function remains obscure.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 730 741
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TINNERS BUILDING (Built, Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Bruce, B., 1999, Survey of Tin Streamworks in the Ruddycleave Valley, 10-11 (Article in Serial). SDV361829.

Ruined structure at SX73067412 built into the bank below Ruddycleave Farm may be associated with the tin streamworking in the Ruddycleave Valley. In places it survives to two courses of drystone walling, but its function remains obscure. It was cleared of vegetation during the survey work (1993-1999) and was planned at a scale of 1:100, the elevations of its two best surviving wall were recorded at a scale of 1:50.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV361829Article in Serial: Bruce, B.. 1999. Survey of Tin Streamworks in the Ruddycleave Valley. Dartmoor Tin Working Research Group Newsletter. 17. A4 Stapled. 10-11. [Mapped feature: #113735 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV26951Related to: Tin streamworks along Ruddycleave Water (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7621 - Survey of the Ruddycleave Streamworks

Date Last Edited:Oct 16 2018 2:22PM