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HER Number:MDV12366
Name:West Manley Chapel


Possible location of West Manley Chapel,


Grid Reference:SS 981 126
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/48

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHAPEL (Early Medieval to XVI - 1066 AD to 1600 AD (Between))

Full description

Lysons, D. + Lysons, S., 1822, Magna Britannica, 516 (Monograph). SDV323771.

West Manly. Now converted into a house, was still used in 1554.

Harding, W., 1846, Untitled Source, 66 (Monograph). SDV349412.

Reichel, O. J., 1928 - 1938, The Hundred of Tiverton in Early Times, 17 (Article in Monograph). SDV35420.

Butler, D. H., 1998, West Manley Chapel (Worksheet). SDV349411.

West Manley chapel licensed by Bishop Stafford in 1408. The Ordnance Survey mark this field 'Chapel (Site of )' 1888 to present. Harding shows the chapel in south-east corner of this field and states 'it was latterly occupied as a cottage. The whole is now entirely removed'. No evidence observed during fieldwalking.

Valentin, J., 2009, Tiverton Eastern Urban Expansion Area. Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment and Evaluation, 5, App.1 A18 (Report - Assessment). SDV345204.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Unknown, SS91SE12 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV349413.

Site of chapel.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV323771Monograph: Lysons, D. + Lysons, S.. 1822. Magna Britannica. Magna Britannica: A Concise Topographical Account of The Several Counties o. 6: Devonshire. Unknown. 516.
SDV345204Report - Assessment: Valentin, J.. 2009. Tiverton Eastern Urban Expansion Area. Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment and Evaluation. AC Archaeology Report. ACD30/2/1. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5, App.1 A18.
SDV349411Worksheet: Butler, D. H.. 1998. West Manley Chapel. Devon County Sites and Monuments Register. Worksheet.
SDV349412Monograph: Harding, W.. 1846. History of Tiverton. 4. Unknown. 66.
SDV349413Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Unknown. SS91SE12. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV35420Article in Monograph: Reichel, O. J.. 1928 - 1938. The Hundred of Tiverton in Early Times. The Hundreds of Devon. A5 Hardback. 17.

Associated Monuments

MDV1351Related to: CHAPEL in the Parish of Tiverton (Monument)
MDV46543Related to: ORCHARD in the Parish of Tiverton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4893 - Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment, Tiverton

Date Last Edited:Jun 21 2017 11:52AM