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HER Number:MDV34347
Name:old School House to north of Buck's Cross, Woolfardisworthy

Summary

Former school shown on 19th century mapping.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 348 231
Map Sheet:SS32SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWoolfardisworthy (North Devon)
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWOOLFARDISWORTHY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS32SW/42

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SCHOOL (XIX to XX - 1876 AD to 1948 AD (Throughout))

Full description

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

'School' shown.


Ordnance Survey, 1906, 18SW (Cartographic). SDV2136.

'School' shown.


Ordnance Survey, 1964, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV339877.

Building shown but not marked.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 585 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

'School' shown on Ordnance Survey inch (1906) map. Building shown but not marked on Ordnance Survey inch (1964) map. School also shown on 1886 Ordnance Survey map. Said to have opened in 1876 with 66 pupils; closed 1948 when numbers had fallen below 10.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV2136Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 18SW. 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).
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 585.
SDV339877Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1964. SS22SW. Map (Paper).
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #88285 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 13 2015 1:54PM