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HER Number:MDV133378
Name:Possible prospecting pit, Shere Wood


Pit recorded in the northern part of Shere Wood in February 2006.


Grid Reference:SX 736 690
Map Sheet:SX76NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PROSPECTING PIT (Constructed, XVIII to Mid 20th Century - 1750 AD (Between) to 1950 AD (Between))

Full description

Dartmoor National Park Authority, 2006-2012, Woodland Management Survey data (Cartographic). SDV364209.

(February 2006) Possible trial pit recorded in the northern part of Shere Wood on GIS data. No other detail supplied.

Sources / Further Reading

Associated Monuments

MDV7804Related to: Queen of the Dart Copper Mine, Ashburton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 12 2022 9:15AM