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HER Number:MDV9365
Name:Shuttamoor Mine, Christow


Mine. S7. Shuttamoor. Micaceous iron (ramsden).


Grid Reference:SX 824 828
Map Sheet:SX88SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88SW/23

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • Micaceous Haematite Mine (XIX to XX - 1898 AD to 1913 AD (Between))

Full description

1963, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311007.

'mine (disused)' shown on os 6" (1906) map and os 6" (1963) map.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311009.

Ramsden, j. V. /tda/84(1952)99 fig.1/notes on the mines of devonshire.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311010.

Des=os 6"(1906)91sw.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311011.

Des=os 6"(1963).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311012.

Richardson, p. H. G. /british mining/44(1992)68/mines of dartmoor and the tamar valley after 1913/in smr.

Ramsden, J. V., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV38544.

Mine. S7. Shuttamoor. Micaceous iron (ramsden).

RICHARDSON, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV96591.

Worked from 1897 or earlier until 1911. A contemporary photograph shows a timber and corrugated iron building containing a small battery of californian stamps driven by a waterwheel (richardson).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV311007Migrated Record: 1963.
SDV311009Migrated Record:
SDV311010Migrated Record:
SDV311011Migrated Record:
SDV311012Migrated Record:
SDV38544Migrated Record: Ramsden, J. V..
SDV96591Migrated Record: RICHARDSON.

Associated Monuments

MDV65848Parent of: SHAFT in the Parish of Christow (Monument)
MDV9357Related to: Great Rock Mine, Hennock (Monument)
MDV47819Related to: Hawkmoor Mine, Bovey Tracey (Monument)
MDV8829Related to: Kelly Mine, Bovey Tracey (Monument)
MDV77379Related to: Shuttamoor farmstead, Christow (Monument)
MDV65847Related to: Sycamore Mine, Christow (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 8 2016 11:41AM