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HER Number:MDV26567
Name:Reservoir north-west of Haytor Vale, Ilsington


Site of a reservoir shown on 1930's map to the north-west of Haytor Vale and belonging to Newton Abbot Rural District Council


Grid Reference:SX 764 774
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: 20th Century Reservoir north-west of Haytor Vale

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/135
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RESERVOIR (XIX to World War II - 1900 AD to 1940 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1930, 4th Edition (Cartographic). SDV339601.

'Reservoir (Newton Abbot R. D. Council)' shown on 1930's map as a rectangular feature with a curvilinear bulge in the south-east corner.

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR SF1746 (Aerial Photograph). SDV294996.

Photogrpah taken on 21st April 1980.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Rectilinear walled enclosure in an area of openworks.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Rectangular enclosure marked on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV294996Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR SF1746. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper).
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV339601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930. 4th Edition. Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85366 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:Sep 16 2016 3:13PM