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HER Number:MDV20468
Name:Quarries east of Hughslade

Summary

Depicted on the late 19th century historic maps.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 563 930
Map Sheet:SX59SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishOkehampton Hamlets
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishOKEHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX59SE/82

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD? to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

'Quarries' depicted on the late 19th century historic maps.

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Both of these sites are labelled as 'Old quarry' on the early 20th century historic maps.

Greeves, T. A. P., 1978, Archaeological Sites within Okehampton Park and its Vicinity, No E.13 (Un-published). SDV233126.

Quarries shown on historic maps.

King, A. C., 1979, A30 Okehampton Bypass: Final Report, No.56 in SMR (Report - Survey). SDV343861.

Two quarry pits east of Hughslade. One at above SX56289310, the other to the east at SX56389309.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV233126Un-published: Greeves, T. A. P.. 1978. Archaeological Sites within Okehampton Park and its Vicinity. Archaeological Sites within Okehampton Park and its Vicinity. No E.13.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV343861Report - Survey: King, A. C.. 1979. A30 Okehampton Bypass: Final Report. Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology Report. Mixed Archive Material. No.56 in SMR.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 7 2020 1:48PM