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HER Number:MDV28210
Name:Leat on Walkhampton Common, west of Princetown

Summary

Leat visible on 1951 aerial photograph and recorded in 1985 project running from Foggintor Quarry in an east-west direction to point near the railway, Princetown.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 576 734
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of an area of the Hart Tor tinworks west and north of Hart Tor, Walkhampton Common

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/246

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1951, 540/226, 5730 (Aerial Photograph). SDV268219.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Leat visible on 1951 aerial photograph and recorded on map overlay.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV268219Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1951. 540/226. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 5730.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic. [Mapped feature: #130164 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV5005Related to: Foggintor Quarry, Princetown (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 7 2021 9:16AM