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HER Number:MDV47153
Name:MINE in the Parish of Kentisbeare

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:ST 097 089
Map Sheet:ST00NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKentisbeare
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBLACKBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST00NE/48/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MINE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

1906, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV50043.

'levels (whetstone)' marked on os 6" (1890). Vis=24/8/1992 (reed + stead) a circular building in a ruined condition about 3.5m in diam survives to about 2m high, of mortar bonded local flint stone, a structure possibly associated withthe whetstone mining (emafu). Vis='old level' marked on os 6" (1906) map (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV50044.

Des=os 6"(1890)47sw.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV50045.

Des=emafu blackdown hills survey 1992 archive.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV50046.

Des=os 6"(1906)47sw.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV50043Report - Survey: 1906.
SDV50044Migrated Record:
SDV50045Migrated Record:
SDV50046Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV110227Part of: Whetstone Mines Around North Hill, Black Down, Blackborough Common, Tower Plot and Newcombe Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM