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HER Number:MDV55028
Name:Fish Quay, Teignmouth

Summary

Fish Quay was built in the mid 20th century as a fish landing jetty, and is visible on 1940s Royal Air Force aerial photographs.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 938 727
Map Sheet:SX97SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTeignmouth
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishEAST TEIGNMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: 447772
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97SW/269

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUAY (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, CPE/UK/1824, 4140; HER ref 50/26 (Aerial Photograph). SDV288056.


Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Structure visible between New Quay and Eastern Quay. Map object based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 1953 - 1969, Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map (Cartographic). SDV340358.

Quay shown between New Quay and Eastern Quay.


Pearson, A., 1985, Visitor's Guide to Teignmouth, South Devon, 84 (Monograph). SDV300876.

Fish Quay was built in 1967 as a fish landing jetty.


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

Map object based on this source.


Baines, C., 2012, Teignmouth Fish Quay (Personal Comment). SDV350666.

Pearson states the quay was built in the 1960s, however an identical structure is visible on a Royal Air Force aerial photograph taken in 1946. This is not shown on the 1930s Ordnance Survey six inch map, suggesting it was built duing the 1940s.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV288056Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. CPE/UK/1824. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 4140; HER ref 50/26.
SDV300876Monograph: Pearson, A.. 1985. Visitor's Guide to Teignmouth, South Devon. Visitor's Guide to Teignmouth, South Devon. A5 Paperback. 84.
SDV340358Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1953 - 1969. Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map. National Grid A edition imperial. Map (Digital).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV350666Personal Comment: Baines, C.. 2012. Teignmouth Fish Quay.
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:Feb 26 2015 10:26AM