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HER Number:MDV54472
Name:STREAMWORKS in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SX 601 733
Map Sheet:SX67SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and walling remains of the late 18th century Bachelor's Hall Tin Mine, Princetown, including remains of a stamping mill and smelting house, leats, stamping floor and a dam

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SW/443
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

FLETCHER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV10257.

Turf-covered mounds of upcast material, tinners channels and walls are visible especially in the area centred sx60287310 at the head of the stream. It is depicted in an early 19c duchy map (fletcher).

RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV217722.

Vis=29/4/1989 (rchme) centred sx60197339. Extensive tin streamworkings are evident along both banks of a tributary of the blackbrook river, "the bachelors hall brook", from its source to the river.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV217724.

Des=duchy of cornwall/map of freeholds & early enclosures on dartmoor/(1805-18).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV217725.


Sources / Further Reading

SDV10257Migrated Record: FLETCHER.
SDV217722Report - Survey: RCHME.
SDV217724Migrated Record:
SDV217725Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV4735Part of: Bachelors Hall Tin Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM