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HER Number:MDV71088
Name:STONE in the Parish of Hennock


19C granite stone of Torquay Waterworks


Grid Reference:SX 830 810
Map Sheet:SX88SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHennock
Ecclesiastical ParishHENNOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STONE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey, OS 25" (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Stone' shown on OS 25" (1880s & 1905) maps on the east side of the road against the northwest corner of the Methodist Chapel. Other details: Also on OS 25" (1905) map.

Exeter Archaeology, 2002, Archaeological Assessment of Tottiford to Newton Abbot Trunk Main, 6 (Report - Assessment). SDV281233.

A granite Torquay Waterworks stone is located against the west side of the Old Chapel at the northern end fo Hennock village. The arch topped stone is 0.4m high x 0.25m wide x 0.2m deep with the inscription "T.W" & "M" & dated 1858. The water main planned in 2002 will cross the original 10" water main installed in the 1850s to the north at SX83018109.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV281233Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2002. Archaeological Assessment of Tottiford to Newton Abbot Trunk Main. Exeter Archaeology Report. 02.78. A4 Stapled + Digital. 6.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25". OS 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV76987Related to: Longlands farmstead, Hennock (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV131 - Archaeological Assessment of Tottiford to Newton Abbot Trunk Main (Dartmoor section)

Date Last Edited:Jan 9 2023 1:57PM