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HER Number:MDV102518
Name:Archaeological Features, Steamer Quay Road, Bridgetown


Archaeological features visible during an evalution at Steamer Quay, Bridgetown


Grid Reference:SX 810 598
Map Sheet:SX85NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBerry Pomeroy
Civil ParishTotnes
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBERRY POMEROY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ARCHAEOLOGICAL FEATURE (Lower Palaeolithic to Post Medieval - 698000 BC to 1750 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Hughes, S. + Kerr-Peterson, K. + Valentin, J., June 2012, Land to the East of Steamer Quay Road, Bridgetown, Totnes: Results of an Archaeological Trench Evalution (Report - Evaluation). SDV349727.

Archaeological features were visible during trench evaluation at Steamer Quay Road, Bridgetown. The archaeology consisted of linear features and terminals, and postholes and pits. Pottery sherds dating from the medieval period were recovered, along with residual prehistoric flint. The majority of the features are thought to be post-medieval agricultural boundaries, or in some cases natural features.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #61979 ]
SDV349727Report - Evaluation: Hughes, S. + Kerr-Peterson, K. + Valentin, J.. June 2012. Land to the East of Steamer Quay Road, Bridgetown, Totnes: Results of an Archaeological Trench Evalution. AC Archaeology Report. ACD499/2/0. A4 stapled + Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV120064Related to: Enclosure on south side of Bridgetown, Totnes (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV5186 - SHERD (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 27 2018 4:01PM