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HER Number:MDV107428
Name:Peat Deposit at Westward Ho!


A peat deposit located at Westward Ho!.


Grid Reference:SS 431 299
Map Sheet:SS42NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNortham

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ORGANIC DEPOSIT (Unknown date)

Full description

English Heritage, 2013, Intertidal and Coastal Peat Database: Devon, Record ID 318, ID 22, Laboratory code Q-1249. (Website). SDV350876.

Record ID 318. Year; 1975. Referred to in Balaam et al (1987).

ID 22. Laboratory code Q-1249. Dated sample description; wood from peat. Uncalibrated date; 6680 ± 120 BP. Areas 2 and 3.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350876Website: English Heritage. 2013. Intertidal and Coastal Peat Database: Devon. http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/professional/research/heritage-science/environmental-archaeology/Environmental-Studies-Resources/intertidal-peat-database/. Website. Record ID 318, ID 22, Laboratory code Q-1249.. [Mapped feature: #2136 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 31 2014 10:27AM