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HER Number:MDV26616
Name:Tin Streamworks west of Haytor Vale, Ilsington

Summary

Area of tin streamworks to the west of Haytor Vale and north-west of Pinchaford

Location

Grid Reference:SX 763 768
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walls of a Bronze age parallel reave system on Haytor Down with a number of hut circle settlements, enclosures and prehistoric cairns, plus 19th century Bagtor Tin Mine

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/181
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS (XI to XVIII - 1100 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs, 1890/2445 (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Photograph taken on 10th December 1946.


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

Openwork divides at SX76377688 and extends to SX76257670 and to SX76057665 where it turns sharply and terminates at SX75877670,


Everett, C., 1988, Haytor Down - Summary of Archaeological Features, HD24, Map 2 (Report - Survey). SDV359684.

Streamworks north of Pinchaford Ball.


Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East, 37, Map 4 (Monograph). SDV299725.

Tin streaming along the River Lemon. Area of tin streamworks shown on Map to the west of Haytor Vale and north-west of Pinchaford.


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

Shallow forked tin streamworks follows the middle tributary of the River Lemon and originally extended and converged with other streamworks in modern enclosed land.


Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 2002, Haytor Down: The Archaeology (Plan - measured). SDV359685.

Area of streamwork shown on survey.


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

Streamworks shown on survey.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV299725Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East. One. Paperback Volume. 37, Map 4.
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.
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). 1890/2445.
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. 16, Figure 7.
SDV346396Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Industrial Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85395 ]
SDV359684Report - Survey: Everett, C.. 1988. Haytor Down - Summary of Archaeological Features. HD24, Map 2.
SDV359685Plan - measured: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 2002. Haytor Down: The Archaeology. A1 Folded.

Associated Monuments

MDV26543Related to: Area of Tin Working Trial Pits west of Pinchaford, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV26958Related to: Parallel reave system south of Haytor Rocks (Monument)
MDV115889Related to: Prehistoric Settlement to the west of Pinchaford, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Apr 3 2018 10:57AM