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HER Number:MDV122669
Name:Two mortar pits north of Roos Tor

Summary

Two additional mortar pits and several ammunition holes lie at SX54347734 and 54377729, some 800 metres to the south-west of the cluster of four mortar pits (MDV69506).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 543 773
Map Sheet:SX57NW
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 135
  • Pastscape: 1388126

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WEAPONS PIT (XIX to XX - 1900 AD to 1999 AD (Between))

Full description

Newman, P., 2004, Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey, 10/08/2004 (Report - Survey). SDV346874.

Condition is poor.


English Heritage, 2005, Military survey information (Report - Survey). SDV347107.


National Monument Record, 2018, Pastscape, 2003 (Website). SDV360651.

Two additional mortar pits and several ammunition holes lie at SX54347734 and 54377729, some 800 metres to the south-west of the cluster of four mortar pits (MDV69506) (citing Probert, S. A. J., 11/09/2003, English Heritage Field Investigation).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346874Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2004. Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Report. Unknown. 10/08/2004.
SDV347107Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Military survey information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #112919 ]
SDV360651Website: National Monument Record. 2018. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. 2003.

Associated Monuments

MDV69506Related to: Cluster of four mortar pits on Langstone Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7275 - Survey of the Langstone Moor stone circle and other prehistoric monuments nearby
  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Aug 10 2018 2:13PM