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HER Number:MDV21903
Name:Quarry north-east of Stawell's Bush Cross, Ashburton


Quarry shown on map of 1809 (Ordnance Survey drawing). By 1984 this had become part of the modern quarry and the new A38 road. Probably out of use at time of tithe map.


Grid Reference:SX 769 709
Map Sheet:SX77SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SE/77

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1809, Ordnance Survey drawing (Cartographic). SDV312502.

Quarry shown on map of 1809 (Ordnance Survey drawing).

Griffiths, D. M., 1984, Quarry at Ashburton (Worksheet). SDV312483.

17/1/1984. Now part of modern quarry and new A38. Probably out of use at time of 1839 Tithe Map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV312483Worksheet: Griffiths, D. M.. 1984. Quarry at Ashburton. Unknown. Unknown.
SDV312502Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1809. Ordnance Survey drawing. Unknown. [Mapped feature: #11697 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV21895Related to: Badcocks Quarry, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV120630Related to: Field system at Linhay Hill Quarry, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV25820Related to: Quarry south-east of Strawbushes, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV51851Related to: ROUTE MARKER NON SPECIFIC in the Parish of Ashburton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 29 2018 11:19AM