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Monument Number 1476001

Hob Uid: 1476001
Location :
Devon
North Devon
Brendon and Countisbury
Grid Ref : SS7886544471
Summary : A post medieval quarry is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork west of Badgworthy Cottage, Brendon. It is depicted and annotated on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, suggesting it was in use in 1889 when the map ws published. It is possible that this quarry supplied building stone for the construction of Badgworthy Cottage in 1860.
More information : A post medieval quarry is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork west of Badgworthy Cottage, Brendon. Centred at approximately SS 7886 4446, the oval quarry measures some 20 metres across. It is depicted and annotated on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, suggesting it was in use in 1889 when the map ws published. It is possible that this quarry supplied building stone for the construction of Badgworthy Cottage in 1860 (1-2).

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : RAF 540/931 4069-70 08-NOV-1952
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Source Number : 2
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : 1:2500 1889
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Post Medieval
Monument End Date : 1901
Monument Start Date : 1540
Monument Type : Quarry, Extractive Pit
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : 31539
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SS 74 SE 222
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 35247
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1475992
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1475995
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2007-04-01
End Date : 2009-07-01