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HER Number:MDV13373
Name:Gravel pits south of Staddon, South Brent


Depicted on the early 20th century historic map.


Grid Reference:SX 679 608
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of an early 20th century gravel pit to the south of Staddons, South Brent

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/236
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GRAVEL PIT (Unknown date)

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV160810.

Des=os 6"(1906)sheet 119ne. 'gravel pit' indicated on os 6" (1907) overgrown pit shown on os 6" (1969).(os).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV160812.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/2494 4078-4079(11/3/1948).

Robinson, R., 1978, South Brent Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV137445.

Des=parish checklist/worksheet(r. Robinson -/-/1979). Vis=estimated -/-/1979 (robinson, r. ). Quarry, staddon. Sand (growan). Extant. Small and disused.(checklist).

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Very small quarry visible on 1948 RAF aerial.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137445Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1978. South Brent Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist.
SDV160810Migrated Record:
SDV160812Aerial Photograph:
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 18 2023 11:24AM