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HER Number:MDV71346
Name:Devon Great Consols, Pits


Row of small costean pits at Devon Great Consols


Grid Reference:SX 416 732
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

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

Full description

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

Site of a row of small costean pits running north to south from SX41557336 to SX41617321 which are not shown on the 19C maps. The pits c3m x c2m are 2-3m apart & up to 1.5m deep. Small elliptical spoil heaps have been deposited on the downslope side of most of the pits. Other details: Site 103.

Sources / Further Reading

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

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV71343Related to: Devon Great Consols, Adit (Monument)
MDV71345Related to: Devon Great Consols, Adit (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1318 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:Jun 7 2005 2:05PM