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HER Number:MDV130999
Name:Boundary stone on Ringmoor Down

Summary

A boundary stone on Ringmoor Down. The tapering granite post measures 1.25m high, 0.25m wide and 0.2m thick. Its origin as a gatepost is apparent from the in situ gatehanger on the west side.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 572 660
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX56NE333
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 1409371

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Newman, P. + Probert, S., 2005, Ringmoor Training Area: Monument Baseline Condition Survey (Report - Survey). SDV363484.

(17/03/2005) SX57226604. A boundary stone on Ringmoor Down. The tapering granite post measures 1.25m high, 0.25m wide and 0.2m thick. Its origin as a gatepost is apparent from the in situ gatehanger on the western side. This is one of four similar stones on Ringmoor Down (See 1409367, 1409369 and 1409370).

Probert, S. A. J., 2010, A Condition Survey of the Archaeological Sites of Ringmoor, Dartmoor Training Area (Report - Survey). SDV360517.

Newman, P., 2018, Archaeological Sites within Ringmoor Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation (Report - Survey). SDV361636.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV360517Report - Survey: Probert, S. A. J.. 2010. A Condition Survey of the Archaeological Sites of Ringmoor, Dartmoor Training Area. A4 Comb Bound.
SDV361636Report - Survey: Newman, P.. 2018. Archaeological Sites within Ringmoor Training Area, Dartmoor National Park, Devon: A condition survey on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Comb Bound.

Associated Monuments

MDV131000Related to: Boundary stone on Ringmoor Down (Monument)
MDV131001Related to: Boundary stone on Ringmoor Down (Monument)
MDV131002Related to: Boundary stone on Ringmoor Down (Monument)
MDV131003Related to: Field system on Ringmoor Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8227 - Ringmoor Training Area: Monument Baseline Condition Survey
  • EDV7443 - Condition survey of archaeological sites in Ringmoor Training Area
  • EDV7569 - Condition survey of Ringmoor Down training area

Date Last Edited:Jul 20 2021 9:05AM