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HER Number:MDV12358
Name:Enclosures west of Pileywell Farm, Tiverton


Two enclosures, one square and one rectangular with a square extension, probably forming an enclosed settlement of Prehistoric or Roman date, are visible as cropmarks on aerial photograph.


Grid Reference:SS 969 150
Map Sheet:SS91NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Three prehistoric rectilinear enclosures north east of Chettiscombe Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91NE/18

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Lower Palaeolithic to Roman - 698000 BC to 409 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1142.

Good cropmarks are visible here on photographs taken by west air photography. They suggest prehistoric settlement with more than one phase. Field system and possible hut (worksheet).

DAP, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV237954.

Recorded as cropmarks in 1984 (dap).

DPRFP, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV262469.

Vis=1/2/1995 (robinson) enclosures lie on even south slope, nothing visible (dprfp).

DAPG, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34770.

Two enclosures, one square and one rectangular with a square extension visible as cropmarks on ap (dapg).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34773.

For fieldwalking in this field see ss91ne/34.

NMR CITING MILLER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34775.

Rapid examination of aps suggests presence of 3 rectilinear enclosures probably forming an enclosed settlement of prehistoric or roman date. Visible as cropmarks at ss96961502, ss96991506 + ss97011511 (nmr citing miller).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34776.

Aph=dapg 2.19-21(26/7/1979)/dapg 2.20 in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34777.

Des=worksheet and sketch.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34778.

Aph=west air photography c28769 and c28866/in smr.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34779.

Aph=dap/bb 11,12(5/7/1984).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34780.

Aph=dap/dm 2,3(27/7/1984).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34781.

Des=dprfp 1995(and photos).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34782.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV34783.

Des=miller, a. /(13/2/1996)/rchme ap primary recording project.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34784.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34785.

Aph=dap/lz 11,12/(16/6/1989).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34786.

Aph=dap/tq 9,10(9/8/1990).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34787.

Aph=dap/ya 8,9/(5/7/1995).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV34788.

Aph=dap/yj 24/(13/7/1995).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1142Migrated Record:
SDV237954Migrated Record: DAP.
SDV262469Migrated Record: DPRFP.
SDV34770Migrated Record: DAPG.
SDV34773Migrated Record:
SDV34775Migrated Record: NMR CITING MILLER.
SDV34776Aerial Photograph:
SDV34777Migrated Record:
SDV34778Aerial Photograph:
SDV34779Aerial Photograph:
SDV34780Aerial Photograph:
SDV34781Migrated Record:
SDV34782Migrated Record:
SDV34783Migrated Record:
SDV34784Aerial Photograph:
SDV34785Aerial Photograph:
SDV34786Aerial Photograph:
SDV34787Aerial Photograph:
SDV34788Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments

MDV108653Related to: Linear Cropmarks to the southeast of Chettiscombe (Monument)
MDV13880Related to: Ring Ditch to the southeast of Chettiscombe (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 23 2019 11:57AM