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HER Number:MDV26590
Name:Tin Streamworks north of Holwell Tor, Ilsington


Tin streamworks visible on aerial photographs to the north of Holwell Tor


Grid Reference:SX 752 780
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/156

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs, 540/226/5108 (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Photograph taken on 23rd June 1949. Streamwork visible, with very insignificant and dispersed spoilheaps.

Newman, P., 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon, 15-16, Figure 7 (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

Area of tin streamworking shown.

English Heritage, 2005, Industrial Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV346396.

Streamworks shown on survey.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). 540/226/5108.
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. 15-16, Figure 7.
SDV346396Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Industrial Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85382 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV116611Related to: Tin Streamworkings on Haytor Down, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116609Related to: Tin Streamworks on Haytor Down, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Oct 14 2016 3:24PM