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HER Number:MDV71603
Name:Devon Great Consols, Building


Site of a two 1940s buildings probably associated with the 'Higher' Copper Precipitation Works at Devon Great Consols


Grid Reference:SX 427 731
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

  • BUILDING (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Buck, C., 2002, Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment, 225-6, Fig 38 (Report - Assessment). SDV241758.

Site of a two 20C buildings shown on the Abandoned Mine Plan of 1940 probably associated with the 'Higher' Copper Precipitation Works at Devon Great Consols to the north (see PRN 71602). The survey in 2002 found earthwork remnants up to 6m long x up to 1m high which may represent one of the buildings or a small pond. Remnants of asbestos walls on a timber framework were found at SX42777308. Other details: Sites 362 & 362/1.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV241758Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2002. Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall Archaeological Unit Report. 2002R069. Digital + A4. 225-6, Fig 38.
Linked documents:1

Associated Monuments

MDV3862Part of: Devon Great Consolidated Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV71602Related to: Devon Great Consols, Higher Copper Works (Monument)
MDV71605Related to: Devon Great Consols, Precipitation Tank (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2102 - Devon Great Consols: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 9:23PM