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HER Number:MDV11633
Name:Bowl Barrow 140 metres north-west of Wrangworthy Cross, East Putford


Remains of bowl barrow cut by roadside bank and ditch. Forms part of a barrow cemetery.


Grid Reference:SS 383 175
Map Sheet:SS31NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishEast Putford
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Prehistoric bowl barrow north west of Wrangworthy Cross

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS31NE/20

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOWL BARROW (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Remains of bowl barrow. Vis=18/10/1977 (os). Probable bowl barrow 17.0m in diam and 0.3m high, in pasture on plateau. Cut back on north by roadside bank and ditch, and is in poor condition with no evidence of ditch.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6246.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6248.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/41(1983)46.

Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology, 1979 - 1981, North Devon Barrow Survey, DCRA ND52 (Archive - Survey). SDV341310.

Site visit 7th May 1979. Recently ploughed and planted. Only slight mound but more clearly visible from west side of field in which it stands.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Tumulus marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV341310Archive - Survey: Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology. 1979 - 1981. North Devon Barrow Survey. Devon Barrow Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. DCRA ND52.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #75658 ]
SDV6246Migrated Record:
SDV6248Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV140Related to: Barrow 123 metres south-west of Wrangworthy Cross, East Putford (Monument)
MDV14657Related to: Barrow 174 metres south-west of Wrangworthy Cross, East Putford (Monument)
MDV5626Related to: Barrow 358 metres west of Wrangworthy Cross, East Putford (Monument)
MDV5625Related to: Barrow west of Wrangworthy Cross, East Putford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4415 - Devon Barrow Survey

Date Last Edited:Aug 4 2014 4:00PM