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HER Number:MDV113275
Name:Russells Smallholding, Christow

Summary

Site of 'Russells' farmstead shown on 19th century Tithe Map but not present on later maps

Location

Grid Reference:SX 840 854
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SMALLHOLDING (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1880 AD)

Full description

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

Russells farmstead shown on 19th century Tithe Map as a square building in an irregular shaped yard with a track running to the north-east. A small square building is shown on the field to the north-east and a small pond to the south. The Apportionment for 'Russells' lists Field Number 285 as 'Homestead Road and Pond' and Field Number 284 to the north-east as 'Pound House Orchard'.


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

Buildings not present on 19th century map.


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

Russells site of a lost farmstead shown on the Tithe Map.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Not present on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital. [Mapped feature: #72608 ]
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet. Russells.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 11 2015 3:45PM