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HER Number:MDV123119
Name:Boundary stone by Sousson's Plantation

Summary

Boundary stone west of the entrance to Sousson’s Plantation on verge on north side of road. Fair condition. Legend ‘CB/’, for ‘Cator Bounds’ (one of a series of stones in the area). Part of the top left hand edge missing. Thought to be late 17th century in date.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 675 785
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Constructed, XVII - 1650 AD to 1699 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'B.S.' for boundary stone is marked on the late 19th century historic map.


Jenkinson, T., 2007, Miscellaneous Milestones and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads, 21/02/2007 (Report - Survey). SDV361800.

Boundary stone approximately 30 metres west of the entrance to Sousson’s Plantation under branches of fir tree on verge on north side of road. (SX67640 78609). Legend ‘CB/’. Fair condition. One of a series of ‘Cator Bounds’ stones in the area. Part of the top left hand edge missing. Thought to be late 17th century in date.


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

Boundary stone is marked on the modern mapping, to the south of the road.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #113626 ]
SDV361800Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2007. Miscellaneous Milestones and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads. Milestone Society. Digital. 21/02/2007.

Associated Monuments

MDV104812Related to: Plantation at Grendon Farm and Cator Common, Widecombe (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7612 - Miscellaneous Milestone and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads

Date Last Edited:Oct 5 2018 2:41PM