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HER Number:MDV58281
Name:Rackpark, Kingsbridge

Summary

Rackpark, a Devon textile mill site, shown on late 19th and early 20th century maps. Developed for residential use in early 20th century.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 737 439
Map Sheet:SX74SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKingsbridge
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishKINGSBRIDGE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: 444564
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX74SW/247

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TENTER GROUND (Unknown date)

Full description

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

'Rackpark' shown. Map object based on this Source.


Ordnance Survey, 1930 - 1939, Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV336668.

Buildings shown on earlier Ordnance Survey maps labelled 'Higher Rackpark'. Four rows of new terraced houses shown as 'Rackpark Crescent'.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1997, List of Devon Textile Mill Sites (Unknown). SDV347312.

Rackpark.


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

Map object based on this Source.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336668Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930 - 1939. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV347312Unknown: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1997. List of Devon Textile Mill Sites. Unknown.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
Linked documents:1

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 5 2015 2:39PM