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HER Number:MDV119538
Name:Building Platform to the north of Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy

Summary

Small building platform in the south-east corner of a field to the north of Lower Cadworthy Farm

Location

Grid Reference:SX 549 644
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMeavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVEY
Ecclesiastical ParishMEAVY
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/121

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING PLATFORM (Unknown date)

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Small enclosure shown on 19th century Meavy Tithe Map. The Apportionment for 'Cadworthy' lists Field Number 802 as 'Mowhay'. No buildings are shown in this enclosure.


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

Not shown on 19th century map.


Berry, N., 2005, Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy, Devon, Site 52, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory (Report - Survey). SDV360144.

Small building platform situated in the south-west corner of the small enclosure shown as 802 on the Tithe Map. The platform is bordered on two sides by the cornditch boundary but these may post-date the building. There is a slight indication of a bank on the north side with a large rock on the east. The platform is circa 5 metres long by 3-3.5 metres wide. Map object partly based on this source.


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

Not shown on modern mapping although the curve in the boundary at this point would indicate the position. 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).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. 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 52, Site Distribution Map, Site Summary, Site Inventory.

Associated Monuments

MDV12898Related to: Higher Cadworthy Farmstead, Meavy (Monument)
MDV77828Related to: Lower Cadworthy Farm, Meavy (Monument)
MDV19818Related to: Trackway from Dunstone Farm onto Wigford Down, Meavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7251 - Lower Cadworthy Farm: Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey
  • EDV5292 - Survey of buildings at Lower Cadworthy, Meavy

Date Last Edited:Jul 14 2017 11:31AM