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HER Number:MDV12785
Name:Boundary stone east of Shaugh Lake China Clay pits


Stone on the eastern verge of road running northwards along the eastern boundary of the clay pits.


Grid Reference:SX 567 636
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/188
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (XIX - 1835 AD to 1835 AD (Between))

Full description

Greeves, T. A. P., 1980, Boundary stone in Shaugh Prior, Photos included (Worksheet). SDV148073.

17/3/1980 Granite boundary stone marking boundary between Shaugh Moor and Lee Moor. On east side of road between Lee Moor House and Cadover Bridge. North face inscribed 'SM 1835', south face inscribed 'LM 1835'.
Photographs of both faces included.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Not recorded.

Jenkinson, T., 2007, Miscellaneous Milestones and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads, 11/03/2007 (Report - Survey). SDV361800.

Boundary stone in old Cornwood Road approximately 1.25 mile north of Emmet’s Post car park. East side on grass / muddy verge. (SX56770 63649). Legend ‘SM/1835/LM/1835’. Worn granite with some chips across top edge. Thought to relate to the clay industry. SM for Shaugh Moor, LM for Lee Moor. Exposed position. Thought to date to c.1835.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Depicted on the modern mapping.

English Heritage, 2014, National Heritage List for England, 1309452 (National Heritage List for England). SDV355683.

SX 56 SE SHAUGH PRIOR SHAUGH MOOR 6/105 Boundary stone approximately 600 metres north- north-west of Blackaton Cross--II
Boundary stone. Dated 1835. Roughly hewn granite stone about 3 ft 6 ins above ground. Inscribed "LM 1835" on one side, and "SM 1835" on the other side.
Listing NGR: SX5676863639

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148073Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P.. 1980. Boundary stone in Shaugh Prior. Worksheet. Digital. Photos included.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #4672 ]
SDV355683National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2014. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Website. 1309452.
SDV361800Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2007. Miscellaneous Milestones and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads. Milestone Society. Digital. 11/03/2007.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7612 - Miscellaneous Milestone and Boundary Markers of Dartmoor Roads

Date Last Edited:Oct 5 2018 3:12PM