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HER Number:MDV45589
Name:Hillcrest bridge, Walkhampton


Bridge described as clapper bridge at above ngr (dcc).


Grid Reference:SX 537 689
Map Sheet:SX56NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of a section of the late 18th century Devonport Leat running between Roborough Down and Burrator Reservoir

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NW/148
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BRIDGE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1899 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV252022.

Des=dcc highways division weak clapper bridge consultation/(16/10/1992)/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV252023.

Des=mccallum, d. /(1993)/notes + photo in dcc dartmoor clapper bridge archive.

McCallum, D., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV30743.

Hillcrest bridge. Granite piers. Granite + slate parapet walls. Much repaired. Appears 19c. Parapet in poor condition - possibly recently hit by vehicle (mccallum).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV40159.

Bridge described as clapper bridge at above ngr (dcc).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV252022Migrated Record:
SDV252023Migrated Record:
SDV30743Migrated Record: McCallum, D..
SDV40159Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV48941Related to: Burrator Inn, Dousland (Building)
MDV19902Related to: The Devonport Leat, Dartmoor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 17 2019 10:38AM