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HER Number:MDV53827
Name:Limekiln, Tumbly Hill, Kingsbridge

Summary

Limekiln beside Quay car park at bottom of Tumbly Hill.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 735 438
Map Sheet:SX74SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKingsbridge
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishWEST ALVINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX74SW/239

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LIME KILN (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Maps and Apportionments (Website). SDV349463.

On the 1841 West Alvington tithe map, Plot 1680 is recorded as 'Kiln Waste' and a single small building appears to be illustrated along the north edge.


Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

On the 1841 West Alvington tithe map, Plot 1680 is recorded as 'Kiln Waste' and a single small building appears to be illustrated along the north edge.


Wood, J., 1841, Plan of the Parish and Environs of Kingsbridge (Cartographic). SDV336838.

Lime kiln shown near west bank of river on parish plan of 1841.


Horner, W., 1995, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV348816.

Site visit on 28th February 1995. Limekiln visible beside Quay car park at Kingsbridge. Development of new flats underway to north and west, but the kiln appears to be being retained as a feature.


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


Pink, F., 2014-2015, South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment (Interpretation). SDV357736.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336838Cartographic: Wood, J.. 1841. Plan of the Parish and Environs of Kingsbridge. Photocopy.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #94679 ]
SDV348816Personal Comment: Horner, W.. 1995.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349463Website: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Maps and Apportionments. http://devon.gov.uk. Website.
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
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Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 7 2015 12:45PM