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Latitude: 51.1923 / 51°11'32"N
Longitude: -4.0179 / 4°1'4"W
OS Eastings: 259086
OS Northings: 145612
OS Grid: SS590456
Mapcode National: GBR KS.53YD
Mapcode Global: VH4MD.99Q9
Entry Name: Tunnel on South Side of Lane Leading to Berrys Quarry
Listing Date: 9 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106804
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97051
Location: Combe Martin, North Devon, Devon, EX34
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Combe Martin
Built-Up Area: Combe Martin
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Combe Martin St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
COMBE MARTIN KILN LANE, Combe Martin
SS 54 NE
1/75 Tunnel on south side of lane
- leading to Berrys Quarry
Tunnel. C19. Stone rubble. Short tunnel through quarry bank giving cart access to
enclosed quarry. Semi-circular arched tunnel, approximately 5 metres in length.
Rough stone voussoirs with retaining parapet over front entrance arch. The
quarrying of limestone and lime-burning were major C19 industries in Combe Martin.
The tunnel is an unusual survival and breaks in the masonry suggest that it was
successively extended as the spoil banks enclosing the quarry steadily grew.
Listing NGR: SS5908645612
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