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HER Number:MDV106290
Name:Kitstone, south of West Haggington Farm, Ilfracombe.

Summary

Nineteenth Century field name, may indicate a former standing stone or refer to stone-related quarrying.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 542 464
Map Sheet:SS54NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishIlfracombe
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishILFRACOMBE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STANDING STONE (Unknown date)

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848, 1446 (Cartographic). SDV349431.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 1859 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Field called 'Kitstone' on 1839 Tithe Apportionment and 1840 Tithe Map (plot 1446), although it contains Kitstone Hill, may indicate a former standing stone or refer to stone-related quarrying.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 1859.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital. 1446. [Mapped feature: #65741 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 19 2016 11:31AM