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HER Number:MDV116379
Name:Ridge and Furrow south-east of Smallcombe Rocks, Ilsington


Area of Medieval ridge and furrow running north-west to south east to the south-east of Smallacombe Rocks


Grid Reference:SX 757 778
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RIDGE AND FURROW (IV to XV - 400 AD to 1500 AD)

Full description

Newman, P., 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon, 13, Figure 7 (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

Medieval ridge and furrow to the south of Smallacombe Rocks covering circa 4 hectares. The ridge and furrow is mainly straight located within an undefined area of apparently open moorland. The fuurows are on averege 3 - 4 metres apart and the ridges are flat.

Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England, 2002, Haytor Down: The Archaeology (Plan - measured). SDV359685.

Area of almost straight ridge and furrow running north-west to south-east to the south-east of Smallacombe Rocks.

English Heritage, 2005, Medieval Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345602.

Area of ridge and furrow shown running north-west to south-east on survey of Medieval features.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345602Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Medieval Survey Information. English Heritage Report. Digital. [Mapped feature: #75701 ]
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. 13, Figure 7.
SDV359685Plan - measured: Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England. 2002. Haytor Down: The Archaeology. A1 Folded.

Associated Monuments

MDV116381Related to: Medieval Ridge and Furrow north-east of Haytor Rocks, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:Sep 2 2016 2:52PM