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HER Number:MDV108247
Name:Boyland Farmstead, Dunsford

Summary

Boyland farmstead shown on 19th century maps and mentioned from the 14th century

Location

Grid Reference:SX 793 894
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDunsford
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishDUNSFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XIII to XIV - 1300 AD to 1315 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Boyland shown on 19th century Tithe Map as a group of irregular shaped buildings around an irregular shaped yard and surrounded by orchards. The Apportionment lists Field Number 467 as 'Higher Boyland' with a 'Farm, House and Yard' and Field Number 487 to the south as 'Lower Boyland' with a 'Farm, House and Yard'.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Boyland shown on 19th century map as a large irregular shaped building on the north side of an irregular shaped yards with a group of buildings to the south. A 'Well' is shown as a small round feature on the east side of the yard.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Boyland shown on early 20th century map with the irregular shaped building replaced by an L-shaped building and a rectangular building in a rectangular enclosure.


Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 435 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Boyland was mentioned as 'Boylaunde' in 1315 and 'Boylond' in 1329.


White, P., 2013, Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads, Boyland (Un-published). SDV352501.

Boyland farmstead shown on 19th century map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #67628 ]
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337894Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1932. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. IX. A5 Hardback. 435.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet. Boyland.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 2 2015 10:28AM