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HER Number:MDV14046
Name:Deserted Settlement northeast of Seaton

Summary

Site of deserted medieval village in Flete Meadow to the northeast of Seaton.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 248 916
Map Sheet:SY29SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSeaton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSEATON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Deserted medieval settlement in Flete Meadow to north east of Seaton

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29SW/149

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Davidson, J. B., 1885, Seaton Before the Conquest, 197 (Article in Serial). SDV348507.


Gosney, E., 1977, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV348628.

Site of deserted medieval village in Flete Meadow. The field is under pasture and its surface is uneven which may indicate structures underneath.


Griffith, F. M., 1984, DAP/BY, 1, 2 (Aerial Photograph). SDV348627.

Earthworks visible aerial photograph.


Dixon, T. + Turton, S. D., 1995, Archaeological and Historical Appraisal of the Town of Seaton, East Devon (Report - non-specific). SDV120095.


Bourn, R., 2000, Land off Harbour Road, Seaton: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment, 9-10 (Report - Assessment). SDV120104.


McConnell, R., 2011, Land Adjacent to Seaton Cemetery, Colyford Road, Seaton, Devon, 9 (Report - Evaluation). SDV348181.

No evidence of the purported deserted medieval settlement was found during an archaeological trench evaluation of land adjacent to Seaton Cemetery which is located immediately south of the supposed site.


Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV120095Report - non-specific: Dixon, T. + Turton, S. D.. 1995. Archaeological and Historical Appraisal of the Town of Seaton, East Devon. Exeter Archaeology Report. 95.69. A4 Grip Bound.
SDV120104Report - Assessment: Bourn, R.. 2000. Land off Harbour Road, Seaton: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment. CgMs Consulting Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 9-10.
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #81109 ]
SDV348181Report - Evaluation: McConnell, R.. 2011. Land Adjacent to Seaton Cemetery, Colyford Road, Seaton, Devon. Context One Archaeological Services Report. C1/EVA/11/SCS. A4 stapled + Digital. 9.
SDV348507Article in Serial: Davidson, J. B.. 1885. Seaton Before the Conquest. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 17. Unknown. 197.
SDV348627Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1984. DAP/BY. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1, 2.
SDV348628Personal Comment: Gosney, E.. 1977. Not Applicable.

Associated Monuments

MDV14041Related to: Flete Well, Seaton (Monument)
MDV42592Related to: Fliot Mill, Seaton (Monument)
MDV106079Related to: Possible Field Boundary or Hollow Way Either Side of Seaton Road (Monument)
MDV19029Related to: Saxon and Medieval Seaton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 19 2014 7:11PM