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HER Number:MDV43998
Name:Coastguard Station northwest of Blackstone Point

Summary

Coastguard Station shown on early 20th century map to the northwest of Blackstone Point

Location

Grid Reference:SX 884 496
Map Sheet:SX84NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishST.PETROX

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX84NE/17

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COASTGUARD STATION (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Coastguard Station' shown on early 20th century map as a row of ten cottages and associated buildings to the northwest of Blackstone Point.


Ordnance Survey, 1907, 134NW (Cartographic). SDV337498.

'Coastguard Station' shown on 1907 map.


Ordnance Survey, 1962, SX84NE (Cartographic). SDV338030.

'Coastguard Station' shown on 1962 map.


Batty, M., 2003, South Devon Coast Path Project: a study of the archaeology along the coast path in the South Hams from Staddon Heights to Sharkham Point, 82 (Un-published). SDV336214.

Well maintained row of occupied cottages.


Ordnance Survey, 2007, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV337643.

'Compass Cove Cottages' and 'The Lookout' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336214Un-published: Batty, M.. 2003. South Devon Coast Path Project: a study of the archaeology along the coast path in the South Hams from Staddon Heights to Sharkham Point. Mixed Archive Material. 82.
SDV337498Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1907. 134NW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV337643Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2007. MasterMap. MasterMap. Digital.
SDV338030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1962. SX84NE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV12775Related to: Battery at Blackstone Point, Dartmouth (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 23 2009 3:30PM