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HER Number:MDV12844
Name:Dressing floor at Keaglesborough Mine


Tin dressing floor to the west of Raddick Lane. Good example of dressing floor with leat embankment, wheelpit settling pits, and enclosure. Part of Keaglesborough Mine.


Grid Reference:SX 573 701
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/159
  • Old SAM Ref: 22382

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DRESSING FLOOR (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278368.

Des=greeves, t. /dcra swwa burrator survey/(1979)no.11(in smr).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278369.

Des=ta 932.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278370.

Des=dro/dd 1342 + dd 1375.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278371.

Des=pwdro/72/990 + 1034.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278372.

Des=pwdro/(1873)/map of the headweir etc.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278373.

Burnard, r. /dartmoor pictorial records/iv(1894)67.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278374.

Dickinson, m. G. /dcnq/33(1975)102-108/dartmoor mining leats.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278375.

Os 6" cxii ne(1887).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278376.

Des=survey drawing(greeves + robinson 1985)/in parish file.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278377.

Des=greeves, t. /dartmoor magazine/49(winter 1997)6-8/tin stamping mills of dartmoor after ad 1750.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV278378.

Des=ancient monuments/(30/9/2003)/as above.

Greeves, T. A. P., Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV69961.

Tin dressing floor to the west of raddick lane. Good example of dressing floor with leat embankment, wheelpit (internal measurements 9.7m by 2m) settling pits, and enclosure. Shown on os 6" 1887. Part of keaglesborough mine (references in 1538,1600,1611,1623, 1625,1639,1801,1810,1824,1832,1834,1875). Some trees to be cleared during 1979 (greeves).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV278368Migrated Record:
SDV278369Migrated Record:
SDV278370Migrated Record:
SDV278371Migrated Record:
SDV278372Migrated Record:
SDV278373Migrated Record:
SDV278374Migrated Record:
SDV278375Migrated Record:
SDV278376Migrated Record:
SDV278377Migrated Record:
SDV278378Migrated Record:
SDV69961Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P..

Associated Monuments

MDV35575Part of: Keaglesborough Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7507 - Survey of Keaglesborough Tin Mine

Date Last Edited:Jul 24 2015 9:36AM