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HER Number:MDV107674
Name:Possible Barrow North-West of Culliford Farm

Summary

A roughly circular mound, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1946, may be a Bronze Age barrow, or a natural feature. Lidar-derived images are not available for this area, and its condition is not clear from the later available aerial photographs.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 080 146
Map Sheet:ST01SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCulmstock
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCULMSTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW? (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC)

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1823, RAF/CPE/UK/1823 RP 4320-4321 04-NOV-1946 (Aerial Photograph). SDV354994.

A roughly circular earthwork mound is visible.


Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R., 2014-2015, East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project (Interpretation). SDV356883.

A roughly circular mound, circa 39 metres in diameter, is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1946. It is possible that this is a barrow of later prehistoric date, but could be a natural feature. Lidar-derived images are not available for this area, and its condition is not clear from the later available aerial photographs.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV354994Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1823. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). RAF/CPE/UK/1823 RP 4320-4321 04-NOV-1946. [Mapped feature: #67097 ]
SDV356883Interpretation: Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R.. 2014-2015. East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6530 - The East and Mid-Devon Rivers Catchment NMP project (Ref: ACD613)

Date Last Edited:Sep 3 2014 11:35AM