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HER Number:MDV13241
Name:Enclosure north of Harrowthron Plantation

Summary

Vis=19/8/1977 (os). An oval enclosure, 110m n-s by 65m. Fragmentary walling built of large boulders, 1.5m wide, is lynchetted to a height of 0.5m. There is no indication of settlement in the interior, which is cleared and may possibly have been cultivated.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 622 620
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Walling remains of oval enclosure of unknown date on northern side of Harrowthorn Plantation, Cornwood

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/139
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV149944.

Osa=sx66sw82a.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV149945.

Aph=nmr 6262/3,2,(14/4/1977).


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=19/8/1977 (os). An oval enclosure, 110m n-s by 65m. Fragmentary walling built of large boulders, 1.5m wide, is lynchetted to a height of 0.5m. There is no indication of settlement in the interior, which is cleared and may possibly have been cultivated.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV26818.

Visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Oval enclosure marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV149944Migrated Record:
SDV149945Aerial Photograph:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV26818Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #80822 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV13242Related to: Enclosure north of Harrowthorn Plantation (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 5 2015 2:36PM