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HER Number:MDV41464
Name:Mine shaft at Birch Tor and Vitifer Mine


Site of shaft shown on historic maps.


Grid Reference:SX 679 810
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/288

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

1963, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311772.

'old shaft' shown on os 6" (1907) map and os 6" (1963) map.

1880S, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311773.

Site of 'shaft' shown on os 25" (1880s) map (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311774.

Des=os 6"(1907)map sheet 99ne.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311775.

Des=os 6"(1965)map.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311776.

Des=os 25" (1880s).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV311772Migrated Record: 1963.
SDV311773Migrated Record: 1880S.
SDV311774Migrated Record:
SDV311775Migrated Record:
SDV311776Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV6638Part of: Birch Tor and Vitifer Tin Mine, North Bovey (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7139 - Headland Warren Survey (Ref: A1/20/2001)

Date Last Edited:Jul 24 2015 1:13PM