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HER Number:MDV14154
Name:RABBIT WARREN in the Parish of Harford

Summary

Redlake tramway warren. Linehan notes 6 pillow mounds (linehan). Nb. Linehan puts this in ugborough parish although her grid ref lies in harford.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 654 594
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/251

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RABBIT WARREN (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Linehan, C. D., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV137243.

Redlake tramway warren. Linehan notes 6 pillow mounds (linehan). Nb. Linehan puts this in ugborough parish although her grid ref lies in harford.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV166094.

Three pillow mounds visible on 1946 raf ap and 1980 nmr ap at sx65655984, sx65375943 and sx65245917 (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV166096.

Linehan, c. D. /med arch/10(1966)table 3.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV166097.

Aph=raf 58/1110.0050/5 may 1953.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV166098.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/1190 1140-1141(10/12/1946).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV166099.

Aph=nmr sf1743/080(9/4/1980).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV166100.

Harris, h. /industrial archaeology dartmoor/(1968)96-7.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV166101.

Osa=sx65ne47.


HARRIS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV22166.

Workers in the redlake and leftlake china clay industry, 1910 to 1932, built rabbit warrens to augment their food supply. The remains of these can be seen in several places along the course of the old mineral railway. Possibly the unamed mounds shown on os 25" 1953 at sx6545928, sx65335928, sx65375944 and sx65655984.(harris).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137243Migrated Record: Linehan, C. D..
SDV166094Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV166096Migrated Record:
SDV166097Aerial Photograph:
SDV166098Aerial Photograph:
SDV166099Aerial Photograph:
SDV166100Migrated Record:
SDV166101Migrated Record:
SDV22166Migrated Record: HARRIS.

Associated Monuments

MDV3138Related to: The Redlake China Clay Railway (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM