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HER Number:MDV78368
Name:Refuse Dump, Exeter Airfield

Summary

World War II refuse dump.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 002 939
Map Sheet:SY09SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClyst Honiton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCLYST HONITON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MIDDEN (World War II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (Between))

Full description

Francis, P., 1999, Exeter Airport. Historic Airport Survey for Devon County Council & East Devon District Council, 99 (Report - non-specific). SDV323390.

NAAFI (Navy, Army and Air Force Institute) Dump. Adjacent to the sewage farm tool house is a spoil heam made by burrrown animals. This contains fragments of glass and ceramics, much of which contains the RAF crest, NAAFI stamps and maker's stamp and date of manufacture. Several fragements dating from 1942 to 1946 found during site visit. Other details: Site 109; Map 10.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV323390Report - non-specific: Francis, P.. 1999. Exeter Airport. Historic Airport Survey for Devon County Council & East Devon District Council. Airfield Research Publishing Report. Digital + A4. 99. [Mapped feature: #48694 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV48842Part of: Exeter Airfield (Military) (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4774 - Historic Airport Survey, Exeter Airport

Date Last Edited:Mar 13 2020 8:22AM