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HER Number:MDV132911
Name:Apple crusher south of Haytor Rocks


An abandoned granite apple crusher lying on the ground south of Haytor Rocks.


Grid Reference:SX 758 770
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX77NE46
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 1220638

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CIDER MILL (Constructed, Post Medieval to Early 20th Century - 1540 AD (Between) to 1901 AD (Between))

Full description

Newman, P., 1999, 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon (Revised) (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

(30/05/1999) An abandoned granite apple crusher or edge runner lying on the ground on the S slope of Haytor Rocks. The stone is trigged into a working position and has a diameter of 1.4m. It has been worked to a thickness of 0.3m. A broken off segment lies on the floor beside the stone and was clearly the cause of its abandonment.

Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 2002, Haytor Down: The Archaeology (Plan - measured). SDV359685.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 1999, 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon (Revised). Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. [Mapped feature: #137656 ]
SDV359685Plan - measured: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 2002. Haytor Down: The Archaeology. A1 Folded.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:May 26 2022 12:04PM