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HER Number:MDV112058
Name:Meacombe Farmstead, Moretonhampstead

Summary

Meacombe farmstead shown on 19th century maps and mentioned in the 16th century

Location

Grid Reference:SX 727 867
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

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

Not shown on 19th century Tithe Map but Apportionment for 'Meacombe' lists Field Number 915 as 'Homestead'.


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

Meacombe shown on 19th century map as a range of buildings around an irregular shaped yard with a large ireegular shaped building to the west.


Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 485 (Monograph). SDV337894.

'Meacombe' was mentioned in 1588.


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

Meacombe farmstead listed.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped features: #71507 ; #71508 ]
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. 485.
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. Meacombe.

Associated Monuments

MDV40331Parent of: Meacombe farmhouse, Moretonhampstead (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 24 2015 11:11AM