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HER Number:MDV13158
Name:INSCRIBED STONE in the Parish of South Brent


Worn 17C inscribed County stone to the northwest of Brent Mill Bridge


Grid Reference:SX 696 596
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/239

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • INSCRIBED STONE (XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Stone' shown on OS 25" (1880s & 1905) maps on the north side of the road c100m to the northwest of Brent Mill Bridge. Other details: Also on OS 25" 91905) map.

Robinson, R., 1977-1979, South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets, Pages 688-9 of 821 (Worksheet). SDV340722.

'C' stone, Brent Mill Bridge, north. Extant. County bridge stone. 100 yards north of the bridge. Granite.75cm x 30cm x 16cm. Height 'C' 13cm.

Jenkinson, T., 2005 - 2011, B3416/B3212/B3344/Old A38 Exeter to Plymouth (Report - Survey). SDV322256.

Worn 17th century County stone in the bank 100m to the west of the bridge. The stone is inscribed 'C'.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV322256Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2005 - 2011. B3416/B3212/B3344/Old A38 Exeter to Plymouth. Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Stapled.
SDV340722Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1977-1979. South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets. South Brent Parish Checklist. Worksheet. Pages 688-9 of 821.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV13154Related to: Brent Mill Bridge, South Brent (Monument)
MDV27795Related to: INSCRIBED STONE in the Parish of South Brent (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2155 - Exeter to Plymouth Milestone Survey

Date Last Edited:Jan 9 2023 2:09PM