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HER Number:MDV11621
Name:Possible Barrow north east of Higher Hole, Woolfardisworthy


Field name suggestive of existence of a barrow.


Grid Reference:SS 331 181
Map Sheet:SS31NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWoolfardisworthy (North Devon)
Ecclesiastical ParishWOOLFARDISWORTHY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS31NW/4

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Unknown date)

Full description

Unknown, 1838, Woolfardisworthy (Cartographic). SDV341674.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1977 - 1980, SS31NW(M) (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV341673.

2. Field name Barrow Close
1. Visited 17/10/1977. Now part of a large pasture field, with no sign of a building platform.
2. Pasture field on steep slope. No visible evidence of a barrow.

Bayer, O. J., 1996, Barrows in the Torridge District of North West Devon: A Study in Distribution and Location (Undergraduate Dissertation). SDV319515.

Other details: Woolfardisworthy 1.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319515Undergraduate Dissertation: Bayer, O. J.. 1996. Barrows in the Torridge District of North West Devon: A Study in Distribution and Location. University of Leicester Dissertation. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV341673Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1977 - 1980. SS31NW(M). Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV341674Cartographic: Unknown. 1838. Woolfardisworthy. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 21 2009 1:22PM