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HER Number:MDV13864
Name:FINDSPOT in the Parish of Bow


Fragments of a Bronze Age pottery found near Nymet Tracy in 19C


Grid Reference:SS 725 005
Map Sheet:SS70SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBow
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS70SW/24

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, SS70SW 11 & 14 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV51883.

Anonymous, 1937, Untitled Source, 60 (Article in Serial). SDV321272.

Fragments of undated pottery found at a site on stiff clay near Bow. The site is known to Mr Bullerd.

Pearce, S. M., 1973, Untitled Source, 45-51 (Article in Serial). SDV51882.

Fragments of a Bronze Age food vessel were ploughed up from a barrow at Nymet Tracy about 1868 and were presented to Exeter City Museum by S Pearce in 1871 (?) (Acc No. A354). Decorated, with undecorated horseshoe shaped handle. Represents solitary piece of Bronze Age pottery extant from central Devon up to 1973.

Grinsell, L. V., 1983, The Barrows of South and East Devon, 45 (Article in Serial). SDV337013.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321272Article in Serial: Anonymous. 1937. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 3 Part 1. 60.
SDV337013Article in Serial: Grinsell, L. V.. 1983. The Barrows of South and East Devon. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 41. Paperback Volume. 45.
SDV51882Article in Serial: Pearce, S. M.. 1973. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 31. 45-51.
SDV51883Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. SS70SW 11 & 14. SS70SW.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV240 - POT (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC)
  • FDV3642 - POT (LANEBA to Unknown - 2200 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM