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HER Number:MDV12826
Name:Streamworks in woodland to south-east of Eggworthy, Walkhampton

Summary

Extensive areas of impressive tinners' heaps in woodland to the east of the road between Davytown and Walkhampton. Presumably of medieval or post medieval date.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 546 718
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/47

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Greeves, T., 1981, Tinners Heaps (Worksheet). SDV355900.

Site visit 17th June 1981. Extensive area of impressive tinners' heaps in woodland east of the road from Davytown to Walkhampton. Also visible on lower side of the road. Probably medieval or early post medieval in date.


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

Not visible on 1947 RAF photos.


Agricultural Development Advisory Service, 1995, ADAS Record Sheet (Archive - Survey). SDV300454.

Site visit 15th February 1995.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV300454Archive - Survey: Agricultural Development Advisory Service. 1995. ADAS Record Sheet. Agricultural Development Advisory Sheet. Unknown.
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.
SDV355900Worksheet: Greeves, T.. 1981. Tinners Heaps. Worksheet.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 27 2014 9:19AM