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HER Number:MDV80756
Name:Quarry, Hollyhead Road

Summary

Site of quarry, Hollyhead Road. 'Old Quarry' visible on Ordnance Survey 1880s-90s First Edition 25 inch map.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 225 897
Map Sheet:SY28NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBeer
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSEATON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • QUARRY (Unknown date)

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Maps and Apportionments (Website). SDV349463.

Plot 935 is recorded as 'Waste and Quarries' within the Tithe Apportionment.


Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Three circular features are illustrated within plot 935 on the Tithe Map indicating the location of three quarries.


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

'Old Quarry' and associated feature visible.


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

'Old Quarry' and associated feature visible.


Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Quarry and feature is not visible on modern mapping. However, the boundary of the site visible today, is similar to that shown on historic mapping.


Pink, F., 2014-2015, South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment (Interpretation). SDV357736.

Plot 935 on the Seaton and Beer Tithe Map of 1840 is recorded as 'Waste and Quarries' within the Tithe Apportionment. Three circular features are illustrated within this field indicating the location of three quarries. All of the land within this plot is illustrated and labelled as an 'Old Quarry' on the First and Second Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey maps.

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).
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #107547 ]
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349463Website: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Maps and Apportionments. http://devon.gov.uk. Website.
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
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Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 6 2015 9:47AM