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HER Number:MDV39265
Name:Chalk Pits to the south of Combe Road, Axmouth

Summary

Chalk pits are labelled on Ordnance Survey historic mapping.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 276 904
Map Sheet:SY29SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29SE/138

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHALK PIT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

1906, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV113777.

'old chalk pits' shown on os 6" (1906) map.


1963, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV113778.

'chalk pits (disused)' shown on os 6" (1963) map.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV113779.

Des=os 6"(1906)map sheet 84sw.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV113780.

Des=os 6"(1963)map.


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

'Old chalk pits' are labelled.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 1359 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

'Old Chalk Pits' shown and marked on Ordnance Survey 1890 map; also on Ordnance Survey maps of 1906 and 1963 (SMR). Still shown and marked as disused pits on modern map. Area shown as Mild Chalk on geology map.
Ordnance Survey 1890 1:10560 map (Sheet 84SW); SMR.


Pink, F., 2014-2015, South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment (Interpretation). SDV357736.

'Old chalk pits' are labelled on the First and Second Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey maps. The area is labelled as 'Pits (disused)' on the Ordnance Survey Master Map.


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

The area is labelled as 'Pits (disused).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV113777Migrated Record: 1906.
SDV113778Migrated Record: 1963.
SDV113779Migrated Record:
SDV113780Migrated Record:
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #90209 ]
SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 1359.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
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Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 26 2016 2:13PM