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HER Number:MDV116758
Name:Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington

Summary

One of nine Bagtor Manor boundary stones with the inscriptions 'I' and 'B' on opposite faces

Location

Grid Reference:SX 751 766
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walls of a Bronze age parallel reave system on Haytor Down with a number of hut circle settlements, enclosures and prehistoric cairns, plus 19th century Bagtor Tin Mine

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

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

'Stone' shown on 19th century map as a small circle.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

'Stone' shown on early 20th century map.


Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East, 23, Map 1 (Monograph). SDV299725.

Boundary Stone 'c'. A line of boundary stones, ‘a’ to ‘f’, crosses the moorland in a north-west to south-east direction all inscribed with ‘B’ and ‘I’ on opposing faces marking the northern boundary of Bagtor Manor. All are short granite pillars except ‘f’ which is part of a large natural. Two other boundary stones ‘b’ and ‘d’ are also set on Bronze Age banks.


Newman, P., 2002, Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon, 18, Figure 8 (Report - Survey). SDV346395.

One of nine Bagtor Manor boundary stones running south-east to north-west with the inscriptions 'I' and 'B' on opposite faces.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

'Stone' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV299725Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume One - The East. One. Paperback Volume. 23, Map 1.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #76090 ]
SDV346395Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2002. Haytor Down, Ilsington, Devon. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. A1/2/1999. A4 Spiral Bound. 18, Figure 8.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV116756Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116759Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116931Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV51799Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV51800Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV66283Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116757Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116760Related to: Bagtor Manor Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116820Related to: 'Duke Stone' Boundary Stone, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

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

Date Last Edited:Apr 3 2018 10:57AM