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HER Number:MDV39723
Name:Site of smithy, Bridford

Summary

'Forge' marked on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey map (approximately 1905-7 in date).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 834 870
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBridford
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/154

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FORGE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Smithy not shown on the First Edition Ordnance Survey map (approximately 1880s in date). ‘Venpark Cottage’ shown at this location. Property appears to be divided into two.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

‘Smithy’ depicted on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey map (approximately 1905-7 in date). Appears to be the property at the north-western end of the two buildings.


Ordnance Survey, 1963, Ordnance Survey 1963 6 inch map (Cartographic). SDV60736.

Building shown but not marked on Ordnance Survey 6 inch (1963) map.


Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #90439 ]
SDV60736Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. Ordnance Survey 1963 6 inch map. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV39731Related to: Bridford Mill Leat (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 2 2011 9:19AM