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HER Number:MDV122045
Name:Three Round Barrows, south of Higher Cadham Farm, Jacobstowe

Summary

Three closely spaced earthworks visible on Lidar. The earthworks are thought to relate to round barrows.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 584 022
Map Sheet:SS50SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishJacobstowe
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishJACOBSTOWE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW CEMETERY? (LANEBA to Late Bronze Age - 2500 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Griffith, F. M., 1984, DAP/BN, DAP/BN 1&2 (Aerial Photograph). SDV267547.

As well as the large sub-circular enclosure visible in the north-east corner (see MDV44758), earthworks and other linear features are also visible. The
Three circular features thought to be round barrows are very prominent on Lidar and at least two, possibly all three are visible on the Devon Aerial Photographs. The sub-circular enclosure may be associated with the barrows. The linear features seem to make up a large square enclosure (see MDV


Lane, R., 2018, Three Earthworks, Possibly Round Barrows, South of Higher Cadham Farm, Jacobstowe (Aerial Photograph). SDV361252.

Three closely spaced earthworks visible on Lidar. The earthworks are thought to relate to round barrows. A large sub-circular enclosure is located just to the north-east.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV267547Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1984. DAP/BN. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). DAP/BN 1&2.
SDV361252Aerial Photograph: Lane, R.. 2018. Three Earthworks, Possibly Round Barrows, South of Higher Cadham Farm, Jacobstowe. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 9 2018 1:20PM