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HER Number:MDV106297
Name:White Stone Down, north of Bodstone Barton.

Summary

Nineteenth Century field name,may refer to a standing stone or other stone of note.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 570 456
Map Sheet:SS54NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBerrynarbor
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBERRYNARBOR

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, 169 & 300 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Map object based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map, 533 (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Map object based on this source. Field name may be based on small sub-circular Quarry with access track, marked on Ordnance Survey 1889 mapping.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map, 533 (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Map object based on this source.Field name may also be based on possibly disused, sub-circular Quarry with access track, marked on Ordnance Survey 1904 -1906 mapping.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, 1938 & 1934 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Fields called 'White Stone Down' on 1839 Tithe Apportionment and 1840 Tithe Map (plots 169 and 300). To north and south of grid reference. Name may refer to a standing stone or other stone of note. A quarry was shown here on the 1889 O rdnance Survey map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). 533.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). 533.
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. 1938 & 1934.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital. 169 & 300.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 10 2015 11:25AM