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HER Number:MDV102888
Name:Sheepwash on Wray Brook to the north of Yeo Cottages, Bovey Tracey


Sheepwash on Wray Brook circa 93 metres above confluence with River Bovey marked on 1904-1906 25 inch Ordnance Survey map.


Grid Reference:SX 791 800
Map Sheet:SX78SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHEEP DIP (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Sheepwash recorded on the 1904-1906 25 inch Ordnance Survey map on the Wray Brook map circa 93 metres above its confluence with the River Bovey, to the north of Yeo Cottages.

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

Site of sheepwash depicted but not marked as such on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #62392 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV124597Related to: Lower Yeo Cottage, Lustleigh (Building)
MDV102887Related to: Weir on Wray Brook to west of Pullabrook halt (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 15 2019 11:19AM