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HER Number:MDV119544
Name:Cold Harbour Orchard, Wood Lane, Christow

Summary

Site of a triangular shaped orchard depicted on the Tithe Map; marked as Cold Harbour Orchard. Seems to have continued in use until the mid-20th century. Associated with building in the top corner.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 833 853
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ORCHARD (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments, Plot 234 (Cartographic). SDV359954.

The Tithe Map shows a roughly triangular shaped plot to the south of the lane. Plot 234; 'Cold Harbour Orchard'; part of the 'Newhouse Wood and Cold Harbour' estate.


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

The later 19th century historic map still depicts an orchard here.
Map object based on this source.


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

Early 20th century historic map shows use is unchanged from the late 19th century historic map depictions.


Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Trees still visible on the aerial photograph in this land parcel.


Ordnance Survey, 1953-1969, 1953-1969 National Grid OS A edition imperial (Cartographic). SDV352727.

Trees still depicted on this map, but not on later editions, so presumably the change of use came from the mid-20th century onwards.


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

Modern mapping shows the outline of this land parcel is unchanged from the historic map depictions. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

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).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV352727Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1953-1969. 1953-1969 National Grid OS A edition imperial. Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital. Plot 234.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV119542Related to: Coldharbour, Wood Lane, Christow (Building)
MDV119541Related to: Homestead on Wood Lane, Christow (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 14 2017 1:02PM