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HER Number:MDV113839
Name:Barrow to the South East of Starved Oak Cross

Summary

An earthwork mound was visible to the south-east of Starved Oak Cross on digital images derived from lidar data. The mound is probably the remains of a round barrow of Bronze Age date, and part of the Upton Pyne Barrow cemetery.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 913 987
Map Sheet:SX99NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUpton Pyne
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUPTON PYNE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Environment Agency, 1998-2014, LiDAR DTM data (1m resolution), LIDAR SX9198 Environment Agency DTM 01-JAN-1998 to 30-SEP-2014 (Cartographic). SDV359177.

A circular earthwork mound was visible. Map object based on this source.


Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R., 2014-2015, East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project (Interpretation). SDV356883.

An earthwork mound was circa 75 visible to the south-east of Starved Oak Cross on digital images derived from lidar data. The mound was roughly circular and measured approximately 24 metres in diameter. The mound is probably the remains of a round barrow of Bronze Age date and is probably a southern outlier of the Upton Pyne Barrow cemetery.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Interpretation: Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R.. 2014-2015. East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
  • Cartographic: Environment Agency. 1998-2014. LiDAR DTM data (1m resolution). Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital. LIDAR SX9198 Environment Agency DTM 01-JAN-1998 to 30-SEP-2014.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6530 - The East and Mid-Devon Rivers Catchment NMP project (Ref: ACD613)
  • EDV6924 - The Blackdown Hills AONB and East Devon River Catchments NMP project (Ref: ACD1228)

Date Last Edited:Nov 26 2015 12:34PM