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HER Number:MDV43153
Name:Mine Shaft at Lopwell Mine in Blindwell Wood

Summary

Mine shaft shown on 19th century and later maps at Lopwell Mine in Blindwell Wood on the western side of the River Tavy

Location

Grid Reference:SX 474 652
Map Sheet:SX46NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBere Ferrers
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBERE FERRERS

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX46NE/529/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MINE SHAFT (XVIII to XX - 1800 AD to 1950 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Shaft' shown as a square feature on 19th century map.


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

'Shaft' shown as a square feature on early 20th century map with a small building at the north-west corner.


Ordnance Survey, 1907, 111SE (Cartographic). SDV242025.

'Shaft' with possible spoilheaps shown on 1907 map.


Ordnance Survey, 1954, SX46NE (Cartographic). SDV343929.

'Old Shaft' shown on 1954 map.


Ordnance Survey, 2009, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV341569.

'Shaft (disused)' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242025Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1907. 111SE. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #91592 ]
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV341569Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2009. MasterMap. MasterMap. Digital.
SDV343929Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1954. SX46NE. Ordnance Survey 1:10,560 Map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV12629Part of: Lopwell Mine in Blindwell Wood, Bere Ferrers (Monument)
MDV43151Related to: Mine Shaft in Blindwell Wood, Bere Ferrers (Monument)
MDV43152Related to: Whiterock Shaft, Great Whiterock Wood, Bere Ferrers (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 9 2009 1:48PM