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HER Number:MDV69917
Name:Clay Pit to the north of Boshill House, Axmouth

Summary

A clay pit is shown on both the First and Second Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey maps to the north of Boshill House.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 264 926
Map Sheet:SY29SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMOUTH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29SE/301

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CLAY PIT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

1880S, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV110075.

Site of 'old clay pit' shown on os 25" (1880s) map (os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV110076.

Des=os 25" (1880s).


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

A clay pit is illustrated.


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

A pit is illustrated on the First Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map and is labelled as an 'Old Clay Pit.' The pit is also illustrated on the Second Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, but is no longer labelled. The pit is not present on the Ordnance Survey Master Map.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

The clay pit is not present.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV110075Migrated Record: 1880S.
SDV110076Migrated Record:
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #99225 ]
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. 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 12:08PM