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HER Number:MDV78722
Name:Possible Miners' Dry, George and Charlotte Mine

Summary

Building to the north-west of the Counthouse/Mine Captain's House, shown on mid to late 19th century maps. Possibly the Miners' Dry.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 453 699
Map Sheet:SX46NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MINE BUILDING (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.


Buck, C., 2010, George & Charlotte Mine, Morwell, Devon: Archaeological Assessment, 37 (Report - Assessment). SDV345606.

A rectangular building with an annex on its east side is shown on the 1867 Bedford Estate maps and the late 19th century Ordnance Survey map, but not on the early 20th century Ordnance Survey map. This building possibly housed the mine's Miners' Dry. An area has been cleared upslope of the building, perhaps as a store yard. Other details: Figures 7-9, 18: site 20.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105553 ]
SDV345606Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2010. George & Charlotte Mine, Morwell, Devon: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall County Council Report. 2010R122. A4 Stapled + Digital. 37.

Associated Monuments

MDV5467Part of: George and Charlotte Mine (Monument)
MDV37385Related to: Mine Captain's House, George and Charlotte Mine (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4945 - Archaeological Assessment of George & Charlotte Mine, Morwell, Devon
  • EDV4946 - Field Survey of George & Charlotte Mine, Morwell, Devon

Date Last Edited:Nov 10 2010 8:33AM