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HER Number:MDV20202
Name:Quarry to southwest of Westleigh


Site of disused quarry, on south side of A39.


Grid Reference:SS 467 280
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWestleigh
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWESTLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NE/94

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (Post Medieval to XX - 1540 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

TITHE MAP, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV59907.

Disused quarry shown on os 6" 1963 and noted on 1979 dcra survey (king). Vis=12/6/1984 (griffiths) field under crop. Spoilheap visible to west of quarry which appears to be overgrown. Partly on line of barnstaple bypass. Shown on os map of 1888 (os map). Not on tithe map (tithe map).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59908.

King, a. C. /dcra bideford bypass survey/(1979)no.1. In smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59909.

Des=griffiths, d. M. /as above.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59910.

Des=os 6" map/(1888).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59911.

Des=tithe map in dro/(1840).

University of Southampton, 2018, North Devon Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment, No. 436 (Interpretation). SDV361978.

Quarry pit visible on CCO Lidar beneath tree cover, circa 35 metres by 18 metres across, up to 4 metres deep.

Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Disused workings marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV361978Interpretation: University of Southampton. 2018. North Devon Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. RCZAS. Digital. No. 436.
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #117094 ]
SDV59907Report - Survey: TITHE MAP.
SDV59908Migrated Record:
SDV59909Migrated Record:
SDV59910Migrated Record:
SDV59911Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 19 2019 3:35PM