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HER Number:MDV63724
Name:Reservoir and Leat supplying the Tin Streamworks to the south


A contour reservoir supplying water via a short section of leat to the open tin streamwork to the south on Haytor Down


Grid Reference:SX 767 778
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/262/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LEAT (XI to XVII - 1100 AD to 1700 AD)
  • RESERVOIR (XI to XVII - 1100 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Passmore, A., 1996, Survey of an openwork on Haytor Down, 7-8 (Article in Serial). SDV292323.

A contour reservoir supplying water via a short section of leat to the open tin streamworks to the south.

Newman, P., 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon, Figure 7 (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

Leat and possible reservoir shown.

GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Possible line of leat shown on aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV292323Article in Serial: Passmore, A.. 1996. Survey of an openwork on Haytor Down. Dartmoor Tinworking Research Group Newsletter. 10. 7-8.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #97409 ]
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. Figure 7.

Associated Monuments

MDV26570Related to: Area of Tin Working Trial Pits on Haytor Down, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV63722Related to: Tin Streamwork north of Haytor Vale, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:Oct 28 2016 1:03PM