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HER Number:MDV71345
Name:Devon Great Consols, Adit


Adit which may be part of the 18C mine workings at Devon Great Consols


Grid Reference:SX 414 735
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

  • ADIT (XVIII to XXI - 1701 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Buck, C., 2002, Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment, 89+ Figs 9,38 (Report - Assessment). SDV241758.

Site of an adit probably worked in the 18C which is not shown on 19C maps. It was found during survey to to have a portal 1.2m wide x 3m high & a lobby 3.4m long. Other details: Site 101.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV241758Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2002. Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall Archaeological Unit Report. 2002R069. Digital + A4. 89+ Figs 9,38.
Linked documents:1

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV71343Related to: Devon Great Consols, Adit (Monument)
MDV71346Related to: Devon Great Consols, Pits (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1317 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 9:21PM