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HER Number:MDV10725
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Farway

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SY 162 970
Map Sheet:SY19NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishFarway
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishFARWAY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19NE/37

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=21/10/1955(os) a steep sided conical mound of dark soil with stone capping, centre removed recently. Diameter 22'6", height 3'6". Fox no 8vis=-/4/1957(os) no trace of this barrow. Apparently destroyed by forestry commission. Vis=11/10/1975 (os) no trace of this barrow in recently ploughed and densely planted forest. Vis=26/1/1982 (os) sited at this position in error from a provisional siting by fox. To be deleted from os 6". See sy19ne/30.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99252.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99253.

Fox, a. /pdas/4(1948)17.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99254.

Simpson, s. J. + noble, s. /archaeological survey and management study of areas on gittisham hill, farway hill, and broad down, east devon/(1993)21/(emafu report 93.38).

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 613 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Barrow site recorded. NGR since found to be in error.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 613.
SDV99252Migrated Record:
SDV99253Migrated Record:
SDV99254Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 26 2016 9:18AM