List of Mines in North Devon and West Somerset

Watermouth Mine.

Site Identification Number - 086

Berrynarbor parish, Devon

NGR SS573.471.,563.477. and 565.476.

Also known as Great Watermouth (see also Wheal Basset, Wheal Harmony and Berry Mine). Shaft and adit at Newberry (573471); shaft at 56364773 north of Napps Quarry and adit at 56544764 Golden Cove. Worked for silver-lead 1859 to about 1866 although Newberry workings are considerably earlier.


Peter Claughton / Dept. of Economic and Social History
Last modified 10 May 1998