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HER Number:MDV66282
Name:Gateposts on Holwell Lawn

Summary

A pair of slotted gateposts flank a gateway in the north wall of the Holwell Lawn enclosures 200 metres south west of Greator Rocks.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 745 783
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NW/417

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD? to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Beattie, D., 2003, Email about gateposts, 20/2/2003 (Correspondence). SDV304798.

SX7470 7824 Two gateposts in a field wall on 'Holwell Lawn' one of which has four vertical slots.


National Monument Record, 2018, Pastscape, 1995 (Website). SDV360651.

SX 7457 7839: A pair of slotted gateposts flank a gateway in the north wall of the Holwell Lawn enclosures 200 metres south west of Greator Rocks. The posts remain in-situ, the east post, a chisel topped post, measures 1.3 metres high and possesses five small rectangular slots in its west face. Opposite this stone is a flat topped post which has been repositioned and turned by 90 degrees. It measures 1.1 metres high with a similar number of chamfered rectangular slots (citing Probert, S. A. J., Riley, H. M., 6/02/1995, Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments in England Field Investigation).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Correspondence: Beattie, D.. 2003. Email about gateposts. Email. Digital. 20/2/2003.
  • Website: National Monument Record. 2018. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. 1995. [Mapped feature: #42982 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 27 2018 3:56PM