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HER Number:MDV5556
Name:Streamworking north of Lints Tor

Summary

Area of relatively extensive tin streamworking on Lints Tor Brook. Probably 15th-17th century in date.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 577 878
Map Sheet:SX58NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of relatively extensive 15th-17th century tin streamworking on Lints Tor Brook as well as remains of tinners' buildings

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58NE/15
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS (XIV to XVII - 1400 AD to 1699 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV259364.

Des=worksheet in the parish file.


Greeves, T. A. P., Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV69961.

Area of relatively extensive tin streamworking on lints tor brook. Probably 15th-17th century in date. Vis=5/4/1978 (greeves).


Royal Air Force, 1947, RAF/CPE/UK/2082, 4372-4376, 19/5/1947 (Aerial Photograph). SDV295065.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Streamwork visible on the aerial photograph and recorded on the map overlay. Map object based on this source.


English Heritage, 2005, Industrial Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV346396.

Map object based on this source.


National Monument Record, 2016, Pastscape (Website). SDV359354.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV259364Migrated Record:
SDV295065Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1947. RAF/CPE/UK/2082. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 4372-4376, 19/5/1947.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV346396Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Industrial Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV359354Website: National Monument Record. 2016. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website.
SDV69961Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P..

Associated Monuments

MDV7726Related to: Ruined hut north-east of Lints Tor (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7620 - Okehampton Artillary Range

Date Last Edited:Sep 22 2016 10:44AM