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HER Number:MDV47035
Name:Quarry west of Water Lane


One of three quarries shown on 19th and early 20th century maps to the west of Water Lane


Grid Reference:SX 761 626
Map Sheet:SX76SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishRattery
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishRATTERY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks of quarries dating to the 19th century or earlier to north of Westcombe

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76SE/175

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

The most southerly of three quarries shown as 'Old Quarry' on 19th century map to the west of Water Lane.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 120NE (Cartographic). SDV337451.

'Old Quarry' shown on 1906 map

Ordnance Survey, 1963, SX76SE (Cartographic). SDV340654.

'Quarry (Disused)' shown on 1963 map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337451Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 120NE. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV340654Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. SX76SE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments

MDV47036Related to: Quarry west of Water Lane (Monument)
MDV47037Related to: Quarry west of Water Lane (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 15 2008 4:53PM