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HER Number:MDV107439
Name:Monument to F.M. Collier on Barrow to north-west of Blatchborough Cross, Bradworthy

Summary

Granite memorial to the late F.M. Collier erected on top of prehistoric barrow in 1947.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 291 146
Map Sheet:SS21SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBradworthy
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBRADWORTHY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Prehistoric round barrow north-west of Blatchborough Cross

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COMMEMORATIVE STONE (XX - 1947 AD to 1947 AD)

Full description

Mayhall, P., 04/08/2014, Bradworthy Book. Home Guard Patrol (Website). SDV356907.

A memorial to the late F.M. Collier stands on an ancient barrow due west of Ryall gate.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1977 - 1979, SS21SE10 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV342514.

Site visit 10th October 1977. A modern granite memorial was placed on the crown of the barrow in 1947.


Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology, 1979 - 1981, North Devon Barrow Survey (Archive - Survey). SDV341310.

Site visit 20th November 1979. Barrow crowned by granite memorial stones which has caused a slight hollowing of the centre. There are four concrete posts around the memorial.


Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Memorial marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV341310Archive - Survey: Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology. 1979 - 1981. North Devon Barrow Survey. Devon Barrow Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material.
SDV342514Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1977 - 1979. SS21SE10. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #2146 ]
SDV356907Website: Mayhall, P.. 04/08/2014. Bradworthy Book. Home Guard Patrol. http://www.book.bradworthy.co.uk/10-war/1939-war/home-guard/patrol/index.php5. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV7129Related to: Round Barrow north-west of Blatchborough Cross, Bradworthy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4415 - Devon Barrow Survey

Date Last Edited:Aug 4 2014 11:35AM