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HER Number:MDV48403
Name:Quarry, Higher Langford, Wolborough Barton, Newton Abbot


Former quarry shown on 1830-40s tithe map and later historic maps.


Grid Reference:SX 851 697
Map Sheet:SX86NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
Ecclesiastical ParishWOLBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX86NE/404

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

1964, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV283512.

'old quarry' indicated on os 6" (1904) shown but not indicated on os 6" (1964) (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV283513.

Des=os 6" (1904 with additions in 1938)115ne.

Dean, R., 2016, Land at Wolborough Barton, Newton Abbot (Report - Geophysical Survey). SDV359853.

This report presents the results of an archaeological magnetometer survey at the above site. 105 magnetic anomaly groups were mapped as representing possible archaeological deposits or structures.

Anomaly group 43 coincides with a quarry mapped on historic maps and may represent rubble fill and/or near-surface bedrock. Shown on 1845 Wolborough tithe, Ordnance Survey 1888-1890 1:2500 to 1974-75 1:2500.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV283512Migrated Record: 1964.
SDV283513Migrated Record:
SDV359853Report - Geophysical Survey: Dean, R.. 2016. Land at Wolborough Barton, Newton Abbot. Substrata. 1508WOL-R-1. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7116 - Geophysical Survey, Land at Wolborough Barton, Newton Abbot (Ref: 1508WOL-R-1)

Date Last Edited:Jan 25 2019 9:00AM