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HER Number:MDV119047
Name:Former Field Boundary at Cadworthy Farm, Meavy


Former field boundary to the south-west of Lower Cadworthy Farm


Grid Reference:SX 549 642
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

  • FIELD BOUNDARY (IV to XIX - 400 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Berry, N., 2005, Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Site 019, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory (Report - Survey). SDV360144.

Length of quite substantial bank and scarp that extends north-east from the corner of a relict fieldbank in the south-east part of Field Numbered 789 on the Tithe Map. The feature is up to 35 metres long, up to 2 metres wide and up to 1.2 metres high. The boundary is not shown on historic maps so may pre-date them. The boundary may have continued north-east to the farmstead. Map object based on this source.

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

Not visible under tree cover on aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

  • 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 019, 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)
MDV77828Related to: Lower 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 1:32PM