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HER Number:MDV16745
Name:Haytor GraniteTramway, Milestone


Milestone on the Haytor GraniteTramway indicating 3 miles to Teigngrace. Behind houses in 1994


Grid Reference:SX 811 771
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/87/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILESTONE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Adams, E. A., 1946, The Old Heytor Granite Railway, 155 (Article in Serial). SDV341504.

Milestone on the Haytor Granite Tramway near Pottery Pond, indicating three miles to its termination at Teigngrace. Other details: plate.

Harris, H., 1994, The Haytor Granite Tramway and Stover Canal, 48 (Monograph). SDV341541.

The milestone is behind a row of houses. Industrial development has destroyed much of the tramway itself.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV341504Article in Serial: Adams, E. A.. 1946. The Old Heytor Granite Railway. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 78. A5 Hardback. 155.
SDV341541Monograph: Harris, H.. 1994. The Haytor Granite Tramway and Stover Canal. The Haytor Granite Tramway and Stover Canal. A5 Paperback. 48.

Associated Monuments

MDV19593Related to: Haytor Granite Tramway (Monument)
MDV8068Related to: Haytor Granite Tramway, Haytor to Stover Canal (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 14 2016 3:56PM