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HER Number:MDV51155
Name:Kingsbridge Cemetery, High House Point


Kingsbridge Cemetery, shown on late 19th and early 20th century Ordnance Survey maps.


Grid Reference:SX 743 429
Map Sheet:SX74SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKingsbridge
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishKINGSBRIDGE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX74SW/64

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CEMETERY (XIX - 1870 AD to 1890 AD (Between))

Full description

Fox, S. P., 1874, Untitled Source, 115 (Monograph). SDV155994.

A field at High House Point was purchased in the 1870s to form a new cemetary for Kingsbridge.

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

'Cemetery' shown with two adjoining 'Mortuary Chapels' serving Non Conformist and Church of England congregations.

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

'Kingsbridge Cemetery' shown.

Collins, L., 1989, Walking the churchyards, 7 (Article in Serial). SDV337660.

Civic cemetery, High House Point. Recorded and mapped 1987.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV155994Monograph: Fox, S. P.. 1874. Kingsbridge and its Surroundings. Unknown. 115.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337660Article in Serial: Collins, L.. 1989. Walking the churchyards. Kingsbridge History Society Recorder. 1. Unknown. 7.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #93907 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 19 2012 4:20PM