The Avon Dam

Record Number: 101864
The dam across the River Avon valley seen from near Ryder's Rocks. Work on the dam started in 1955. See link and Dartmoor Archive, South West Water collection.

Tags

dam
water
landscape
reservoir

Detail

Cann
Image - Colour Negative
1991
River Avon

Devon HER Results

ID Name Type
MDV5768 Granite quarry south of the Avon Dam QUARRY
MDV5301 Hut circle south of the settlement at the Avon Dam Reservoir HUT CIRCLE
MDV5290 Reave on northern side of the Avon Dam Reservoir REAVE
MDV5172 Hut circle settlement at the north-western end of the Avon Dam reservoir ENCLOSED HUT CIRCLE SETTLEMENT
MDV5300 Hut circle north-west of the Avon Dam Reservoir settlement HUT CIRCLE