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HER Number:MDV57771
Name:Newquay Dry Dock

Summary

Site of Newquay Dry Dock shown on 19th century map

Location

Grid Reference:SS 464 299
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNortham
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishINSTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NE/267

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DOCKYARD (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Site of 'Newquay Dry Dock' shown on 19th century map in the shipyard on the west bank of the River Torridge. The dock is aligned north to south & is 92 meters long x 17 meters wide.


Ordnance Survey, 1938, 12SE. Revision of 1903 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition (Cartographic). SDV335646.

Newquay Dry Dock marked on 1938 map


Ordnance Survey, 1963, SS42NE (Cartographic). SDV337852.

Not shown on 1963 map.


Exeter Archaeology, 2006, Archaeological Assessment of the Appledore Fish Dock, Appledore, Northam, 6 (Report - Assessment). SDV338648.

Other details: Site 13.


Guegan, M., 2011, Captain Griffith's Yacht, 21 (Article in Serial). SDV352275.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV335646Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1938. 12SE. Revision of 1903 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337852Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. SS42NE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV338648Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2006. Archaeological Assessment of the Appledore Fish Dock, Appledore, Northam. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.103. A4 Stapled + Digital. 6.
SDV352275Article in Serial: Guegan, M.. 2011. Captain Griffith's Yacht. North Devon Heritage. 22. A5 Paperback. 21.

Associated Monuments

MDV57772Parent of: Newquay Dry Dock Drawbridge (Monument)
MDV43300Part of: New Quay Shipyard (Monument)
MDV73793Related to: Delaware Cottage (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4241 - Appledore Fish Dock, Northam

Date Last Edited:May 1 2015 1:24PM