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HER Number:MDV53897
Name:Boundary Wall, Undercliff

Summary

The northern boundary wall of the former bus depot in Dartmouth displays a complex structural history, dating from the 17th to 19th centuries.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 877 515
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishTOWNSTAL

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX85SE/247/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WALL (XVII to XIX - 1601 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Henderson, C. G., 1995, Archaeological Assessment and Evaluation of Former Bus Depot Site, Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth, 5 (Report - Evaluation). SDV341459.

The northern boundary wall of former bus depot in Dartmouth displays a complex structural history. The main elements include surviving clay-bonded fragments of 17th or early 18th century house near the east end; a small 17th century cellar; the front wall of a late 17th or early 18th century house; a wide blocked doorway of an early 19th century shipbuilder's shed next to the George and Dragon public house.


Dick, A. M., 1995, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV341462.

The western section of the wall was demolished in advance of supermarket constructionin 1995.


Stephenson, G., 2001, Archaeological Desk Top Study: Flavel Centre, Dartmouth (Report - Assessment). SDV319967.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319967Report - Assessment: Stephenson, G.. 2001. Archaeological Desk Top Study: Flavel Centre, Dartmouth. Exeter Archaeology Report. Project 4995. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV341459Report - Evaluation: Henderson, C. G.. 1995. Archaeological Assessment and Evaluation of Former Bus Depot Site, Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 95.03. A4 stapled + Digital. 5.
SDV341462Personal Comment: Dick, A. M.. 1995.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #94712 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV43362Part of: Shipyards north of Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth (Monument)
MDV53898Related to: Former Shipbuilders Shed (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 3 2013 10:03AM