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HER Number:MDV122638
Name:Boundary stone

Summary

Uninscribed boundary stone adjacent to an abandoned field bank on Langstone Moor. Lies within a water filled erosion hollow.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 555 790
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 57 NE 137
  • Pastscape: 1403757

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Constructed, XIX - 1850 AD? to 1899 AD (Between))

Full description

Newman , P., 2018, Archaeological Sites within Merrivale Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation (Report - Survey). SDV361635.

Uninscribed boundary stone adjacent to an abandoned field bank on Langstone Moor. Lies within a water filled erosion hollow.


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

'Stone' is depicted on the modern mapping.


National Monument Record, 2018, Pastscape, 2004 data (Website). SDV360651.

SX 55507901. An upright boundary stone lies on an unmaintained field bank 560 metres east of the Langstone Moor standing stone. The rough granite block measures 1.1 metres high, 0.45 metres wide and 0.25 metres thick. It lies in a water-filled erosion hollow 0.2 metres deep. The stone does not possess an inscription (citing Probert, S. A. J., 18/10/2004, English Heritage Field Investigation).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV360651Website: National Monument Record. 2018. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. 2004 data.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #112847 ]
SDV361635Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2018. Archaeological Sites within Merrivale Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation. Southwest Landscape Investigations. A4 Comb Bound.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Aug 7 2018 4:38PM