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HER Number:MDV43361
Name:Pontoon Landing Stage, Dartmouth Station

Summary

Former pontoon and landing stage built by Great Western Railway, to serve the Dartmouth to Kingswear ferry.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 879 513
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishST.SAVIOURS

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX85SE/246

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LANDING STAGE (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Pontoon' and 'Landing Stage (GWR)' shown.


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

'Pontoon Landing Stage (GWR)' shown. Map object based on this source.


Department of Environment, 1974, Dartmouth (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV341378.

A covered approach connects Dartmouth station to a landing stage, for passengers boarding the ferry over to Kingswear railway station.


Martin, M., 1980, Changes in the waterfront of Dartmouth 1000 to 1970, 129-36 (Article in Serial). SDV337580.

Pontoon landing stage built by Great Western Railway to serve the Dartmouth to Kingswear ferry.


Weddell, P. J. + Turton, S. D., 1992, Preliminary Archaeological Assessment of Dartmouth Sewage Treatment Works, 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV176861.


Ordnance Survey, 2008, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV340009.

'Pontoon' shown, with a landing stage running north to south at the eastern end, on the south side of the original landing stage. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV176861Report - Assessment: Weddell, P. J. + Turton, S. D.. 1992. Preliminary Archaeological Assessment of Dartmouth Sewage Treatment Works. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 92.56. A4 Stapled + Digital. 4.
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).
SDV337580Article in Serial: Martin, M.. 1980. Changes in the waterfront of Dartmouth 1000 to 1970. The Mariner's Mirror. 66. Unknown. 129-36.
SDV340009Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2008. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Digital.
SDV341378List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1974. Dartmouth. Amendment to List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interes. A4 Stapled.

Associated Monuments

MDV23727Related to: Dartmouth Station, South Embankment, Dartmouth (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 21 2013 3:37PM