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HER Number:MDV126822
Name:Railway embankment on the Tiverton and North Devon Railway

Summary

A railway embankment on the, now disused, Tiverton and North Devon Railway was cut through at this location for the construction of the North Devon Link Road and a brick arch demolished. The railway opened in 1884 and closed in 1963.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 956 139
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RAILWAY EMBANKMENT (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Railway embankment shown.

Doggett, N., 1982, NDLR1 Card Index, F.25 (Archive - Survey). SDV56213.

Cut through for the North Devon Link Road and an arch destroyed. Other details: Photo

Doggett, N., 1983, The North Devon Link Road (Stage One). Sampford Peverell to Tiverton, F.25 (Un-published). SDV363254.

A railway embankment on the, now disused, Tiverton and North Devon Railway was cut through at this location for the construction of the North Devon Link Road and a brick arch demolished. The railway opened in 1884 and closed in 1963.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV56213Archive - Survey: Doggett, N.. 1982. NDLR1 Card Index. North Devon Link Road Phase 1: Archive. Card Index. F.25.

Associated Monuments

MDV1348Part of: Tiverton section Exe of the Exe Valley Railway (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 21 2019 3:09PM