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HER Number:MDV34050
Name:Rickard's Down Quarry, Abbotsham


Rickard's Down Quarry shown on late 19th century mapping


Grid Reference:SS 425 272
Map Sheet:SS42NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAbbotsham
Ecclesiastical ParishABBOTSHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NW/135

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD? to 1890 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Quarry visible.

Ordnance Survey, 1938, 19NW. Revision of 1932 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition (Cartographic). SDV335680.

'Quarry' shown on OS 6" (1932) map.

Ordnance Survey, 1975, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV1631.

Quarry shown but not marked on OS 6" (1975) map.

Meade, H. M., 1988, Untitled Source (Un-published). SDV18523.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1631Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1975. 6".
SDV18523Un-published: Meade, H. M.. 1988. Parish Checklist. Worksheet.
SDV335680Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1938. 19NW. Revision of 1932 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 8 2019 10:26AM