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HER Number:MDV119064
Name:Gateway and Wall to the east of Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy

Summary

Remains of a gateway and wall to the east of Lower Cadworthy Farm

Location

Grid Reference:SX 550 643
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMeavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVEY
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/121

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATEWAY (IV to XVIII - 400 AD to 1800 AD (Between))
  • WALL (IV to XV - 400 AD to 1500 AD)

Full description

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

Small wedge shaped enclosure shown on 19th century map with gateway to the south. This marks the eastern end of wedge shaped track running south-east from Lower Cadworthy Farm. Map object partly based on this source.


Berry, N., 2005, Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Devon, Site 037, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory (Report - Survey). SDV360144.

Remains of a short section of stone wall enclosing the southern end of a funnel shaped trackway leading south-east from Lower Cadworthy Farm. The destroyed wall ends in an irregularly shaped stone slab forming a gatepost 1 metre high. The gateway is about 2 metres wide.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Remains of gateway shown on modern mapping. Map object partly based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV360144Report - Survey: Berry, N.. 2005. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Devon. National Trust Report. A4 Comb Bound. Site 037, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory.

Associated Monuments

MDV12898Related to: Higher Cadworthy Farmstead, Meavy (Monument)
MDV77828Related to: Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7251 - Lower Cadworthy Farm: Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey

Date Last Edited:Apr 28 2017 4:04PM