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HER Number:MDV119027
Name:Linear Feature on the north-east side of a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy

Summary

Linear feature on the north-east side of a field associated with Cadworthy Farm which may mark the intersection of Prehistoric and Medieval fields

Location

Grid Reference:SX 546 644
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMeavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVEY
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/121

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINEAR FEATURE (LANEBA to XV - 2300 BC to 1500 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880 - 1899, First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Linear feature shown on 19th century map aligned north to south in the north-east corner of the field.


Berry, N., 2005, Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Report - Survey). SDV360144.


Berry, N., 2005, Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Site 009, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory (Report - Survey). SDV360144.

Remains of a wall running 15 metres south-west from the field boundary at Cadworthy farm. The bank is 1.5 metres wide by 0.5 metres high. To the south the of this feature the boundary becomes a stone wall of rough boulders and to the north it is a bank of stone and earth. The feature probably marks the intersection of Prehistoric and Medieval boundaries.


GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Linear feature visible on aerial photograph. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880 - 1899. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
  • Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.
  • Report - Survey: Berry, N.. 2005. Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy. National Trust Report. A4 Spiral Bound. Site 009, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory.

Associated Monuments

MDV2373Related to: Cairn with Cist on Wigford Down, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119021Related to: Clearance Cairn on in south-west corner of a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119020Related to: Clearance Cairn on west side of a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119022Related to: Clearance Cairns in western half of a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV19422Related to: CORN DITCH in the Parish of Meavy (Monument)
MDV2219Related to: Field system on Wigford Down (Monument)
MDV119026Related to: Former Field Boundaries at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119023Related to: Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119042Related to: Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119044Related to: Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119047Related to: Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119043Related to: Holloway to fields at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV40210Related to: Hut Circle next to Cornditch at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119045Related to: Two Clearance Cairns at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7251 - Lower Cadworthy Farm: Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey

Date Last Edited:Jul 19 2017 12:15PM