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HER Number:MDV71323
Name:Wheal Fanny, Openwork


Area of openwork at Wheal Fanny mine which was part of Devon Great Consols


Grid Reference:SX 419 737
Map Sheet:SX47SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • EXTRACTIVE PIT (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Buck, C., 2002, Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment, 73+ Fig 38 (Report - Assessment). SDV241758.

Area of openwork cut into the Main Lode at Wheal Fanny shown as an elongated depression on the 1867 mine map from SX41977373 to SX41997372 with the site of a capstan to the south east. The site was found to have been levelled during the survey. Other details: Site 70.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV241758Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2002. Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall Archaeological Unit Report. 2002R069. Digital + A4. 73+ Fig 38.
Linked documents:1

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV3870Part of: Devon Great Consols, Wheal Fanny (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1285 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:May 17 2010 2:46PM