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HER Number:MDV121488
Name:Cross shaft near Tormoor Copse


No longer extant, in 1937 the remains of a cross shaft were reported somewhere in the vicinity. Not located, despite several searches.


Grid Reference:SX 807 692
Map Sheet:SX86NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDenbury and Torbryan
Ecclesiastical ParishTORBRYAN

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CROSS (Constructed, XV to Post Medieval - 1401 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Watson, A., 2007-2017?, Devon Crosses, 476, (Vol 4), missing (Un-published). SDV360833.

Tormoor Copse SX807692
The remains of a cross shaft was reported in 1937 to have stood at the roadside from Lower Wotton Farm to Nordon Farm, at the foot of the northern hedge, opposite Tormoor Copse, about 1.25 miles west of Denbury church.
A granite fragment of rough rectangular section, probably the remains of a cross shaft.
Unable to locate this feature. Despite repeated searches.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV360833Un-published: Watson, A.. 2007-2017?. Devon Crosses. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. 476, (Vol 4), missing. [Mapped feature: #110802 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV8648Related to: Cross shaft at Lower Wotton Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 21 2018 6:28PM