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HER Number:MDV119043
Name:Holloway to fields at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy

Summary

Holloway leading to fields to the west shown as a linear feature on aerial photograph at Cadworthy Farm

Location

Grid Reference:SX 548 644
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

  • HOLLOW WAY (IV to XIX - 400 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Not shown in Field Number 798 on 19th century Tithe Map.


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


Berry, N., 2005, Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Site 013, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory (Report - Survey). SDV360144.

Narrow winding holloway running east from a gate in the south-west boundary fo Field Numbered 798 on the Tithe Map to the new farm track. The east end is blocked by a pile of modern grit and stone chippings. The holloway continues uphill for 15-20 metres at the west end into Field Number 785. The holloway is likely to be Medieval in origin and may have been associated with the former settlement of Higher Cadworthy centred on the combe at the lower end of the track. Map object partly based on this source.


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

Linear feature shown on aerial photograph. Map object partly based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.
  • Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
  • Report - Survey: Berry, N.. 2005. Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy. National Trust Report. A4 Spiral Bound. Site 013, 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)
MDV119024Related to: Farm Building in a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV2219Related to: Field system on Wigford Down (Monument)
MDV119026Related to: Former Field Boundaries at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119042Related to: Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV12898Related to: Higher Cadworthy Farmstead, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119025Related to: Linear Feature in a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119027Related to: Linear Feature on the north-east side of a Field at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV119029Related to: Prehistoric Enclosure and Bank at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV19818Related to: Trackway from Dunstone Farm onto Wigford Down, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Apr 28 2017 10:50AM