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HER Number:MDV10748
Name:Barrow, Sidmouth


A barrow, described by Hutchinson.


Grid Reference:SY 111 910
Map Sheet:SY19SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSidmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSIDMOUTH

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Multi-period archaeological features, including possible prehistoric barrows and medieval beacon remains on Beacon Hill

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19SW/11
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

NMR CITING OS, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV99495.

Vis=1/3/1982 (os) probably ploughed out in advance of conifer planting (nmr citing os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99496.

Worth, r. N. /tda/12(1880)124/second report of the barrow committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99497.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99498.

Des=ea/(2003)/east devon heathlands archaeological survey/report no.03.26/in smr.

RB, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV27343.

A barrow, described by hutchinson. Probably misplaced barrow. See sy19sw/62 and os card sy19sw24 (rb).

Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, 20, Part 1; 144, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 394 (Report - Survey). SDV101648.

SMR record site of barrow noted in 19th century. The barrow may have been ploughed out in advance of conifer planting. It has been suggested that the location given here is incorrect and the barrow may be one of three recorded under SMR SY19SW/62 (site 397).
No features were identified in the area during the field survey.

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 2275 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Possible barrow site. Could be misplaced.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101648Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. A4 Unbound + Digital. 20, Part 1; 144, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 394.
SDV27343Migrated Record: RB.
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. 2275.
SDV99495Report - Survey: NMR CITING OS.
SDV99496Migrated Record:
SDV99497Migrated Record:
SDV99498Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 10 2018 5:45PM