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HER Number:MDV130394
Name:Butter well, near Bumpston Bridge, Staverton


Butter well, near Bumpston Bridge, Staverton.


Grid Reference:SX 774 650
Map Sheet:SX76NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStaverton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSTAVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUTTER WELL (XVIII to Early 20th Century - 1701 AD? to 1932 AD? (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2021, MasterMap 2021 (Cartographic). SDV364015.

W and depiction of well is marked on map. Not shown on historic mapping.

Staverton Parish Council, 2021, Staverton Parish Council (Correspondence). SDV364232.

An email from the Staverton Parish Clerk describes the well as a butter well. Also requires repair.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV364015Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap 2021. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV364232Correspondence: Staverton Parish Council. 2021. Staverton Parish Council. Repair of Butter Well. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 6 2021 1:50PM