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HER Number:MDV13640
Name:BARROW in the Parish of South Brent


Round barrow in arable field, diameter 15m, height 0.5m.


Grid Reference:SX 714 622
Map Sheet:SX76SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX76SW27
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 444976
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76SW/42

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROUND BARROW (Constructed, Bronze Age - 2200 BC (Between) to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174131.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174132.

Des=adas record sheet/in smr. Vis=1/3/1995 (adas) feature is round mould about 16m diam (adas).

Grinsell, L. V., 1978, Dartmoor Barrows, 169 (Article in Serial). SDV273224.

(Visited May 1977) After inspection accepted as barrow. SX 71426224 Round barrow in arable field, diameter 15m, height 0.5m.

Robinson, R., 1978, South Brent Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV137445.

Des=parish checklist. Remains of barrow. Harbourneford.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Not visible on RAF 1948 aerial.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137445Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1978. South Brent Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist.
SDV174131Migrated Record:
SDV174132Migrated Record:
SDV273224Article in Serial: Grinsell, L. V.. 1978. Dartmoor Barrows. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 36. A5 Paperback. 169.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 18 2023 11:33AM