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HER Number:MDV71558
Name:South Wheal Fanny, Adit


19C adit at South Wheal Fanny which was part of Devon Great Consols


Grid Reference:SX 428 728
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 (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Buck, C., 2002, Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment, 209-10 Figs 35,38 (Report - Assessment). SDV241758.

Adit which appears to be shown on the 1867 map to the north of the Great Leat which seems to be an adit from South Wheal Fanny Shaft (see PRN 56103). The survey in 2002 found the stone lined adit portal with a brick arch 0.5m wide x 0.8m high. Water issuing from the adit ran to the west. Other details: Site 329.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV241758Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2002. Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall Archaeological Unit Report. 2002R069. Digital + A4. 209-10 Figs 35,38.
Linked documents:1

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV56102Part of: Devon Great Consols, South Wheal Fanny Mine (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1937 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:Aug 24 2005 2:26PM