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HER Number:MDV107953
Name:Former Field Boundary South of Greenend Farm

Summary

A probable former field boundary of medieval or post-medieval date is visible on aerial photographs and digital images derived from lidar captured in 2005 and 2010 as an earthwork to the south of Greenend Farm.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 049 023
Map Sheet:ST00SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishPlymtree
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPLYMTREE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

The earthwork did not correspond with any depicted field boundary.


Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1823, RAF/CPE/UK/1823 RP 3299-3300 04-NOV-1946 (Aerial Photograph). SDV354994.

An earthwork ditch was visible.


Turner, S.C., 2005 - 2006, Devon Historic Landscape Characterisation Mapping (Cartographic). SDV349122.

The earthwork ditch was visible within an extant field pattern characterised as post-medieval with medieval elements.


Environment Agency, 2005-2012, LiDAR DTM data JPEG image (1m resolution), LIDAR ST0402 Environment Agency DSM 2005 & 2010 (Cartographic). SDV357033.

The shallow earthwork ditch remained visible.


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

A probable former field boundary of medieval or post-medieval date is visible on aerial photographs of 1946 onwards and digital images derived from lidar captured in 2005 and 2010 as an earthwork to the south of Greenend Farm. The earthwork does not directly correspond with any boundary depicted on the Tithe Map for Plymtree but falls within the established field pattern, which has been characterised as post-medieval with medieval elements.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349122Cartographic: Turner, S.C.. 2005 - 2006. Devon Historic Landscape Characterisation Mapping. Digital.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV354994Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1823. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). RAF/CPE/UK/1823 RP 3299-3300 04-NOV-1946.
SDV356883Interpretation: Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R.. 2014-2015. East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
SDV357033Cartographic: Environment Agency. 2005-2012. LiDAR DTM data JPEG image (1m resolution). Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital. LIDAR ST0402 Environment Agency DSM 2005 & 2010.

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 25 2014 1:03PM