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HER Number:MDV114354
Name:Field Boundaries South West of Lumburn

Summary

Field boundaries of possible medieval date were visible on aerial photographs as linear and curvilinear earthwork banks and cropmarks of ditches and banks to the south-west of Lumburn.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 455 729
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Unknown date)
  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Cornwall Archaeological Unit, 2001-2002, Tamar Valley National Mapping Programme Transcriptions and Database Records, RAF/CPE/UK/2149/3143-4; RAF/540/483/F20/4196-7; RAF/CPE/UK/2149/3143-4 (Interpretation). SDV346287.

Transcriptions of several linear, curvilinear and rectilinear banks and ditches from earthwork and cropmark evidence visible on three aerial photograph sorties correspond to a database record of an earthwork field system of ‘unknown medieval’ date to the south-west of Lumburn, to the north-east of Gunnislake.


Hegarty, C., Knight, S. and Sims, R., 2016, Backlog Recording of the Tamar Valley National Mapping Programme Survey (Personal Comment). SDV359374.

The aerial photograph references attached to the Tamar Valley NMP transcription attributes are incomplete; the dates of the photographs are not included.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346287Interpretation: Cornwall Archaeological Unit. 2001-2002. Tamar Valley National Mapping Programme Transcriptions and Database Records. National Mapping Programme. Map (Digital). RAF/CPE/UK/2149/3143-4; RAF/540/483/F20/4196-7; RAF/CPE/UK/2149/3143-4.
SDV359374Personal Comment: Hegarty, C., Knight, S. and Sims, R.. 2016. Backlog Recording of the Tamar Valley National Mapping Programme Survey. Not Applicable.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6911 - Tamar Valley National Mapping Programme

Date Last Edited:Feb 12 2016 11:31AM