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HER Number:MDV14172
Name:Bowl Barrow North-North-West of Ring-in-the-Mire

Summary

Flat topped barrow on gentle east slope.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 152 963
Map Sheet:SY19NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGittisham
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGITTISHAM

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19NE/43
  • Old SAM Ref: 27403

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

AM, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV122537.

Estimated -/-/1995 (ancient monuments) bowl barrow of evenly rounded profile, 12m in diam, c.0.9m high. Does not appear to have been surrounded by a ditch (am).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV122539.

Osa=sy19ne1/plan.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV122540.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/41(1983)36 no 5.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV122541.

Simpson, s. J. + noble, s. /archaeological survey and management study of areas on gittisham hill, farway hill, and broad down, east devon/(1993)14/(emafu report 93.38).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

10/11/1975 (os) a round flat topped mound. Diameter 10m, height 0.9m. Centre appears to have been disturbed.


Simpson, S. J. + Noble, S., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV99275.

2/11/1992 (simpson + noble) stable; bracken covered (simpson + noble).


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, 24, Part 1; 131, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 312 (Report - Survey). SDV101648.

Flat topped barrow on gentle east slope, covered in grasses. Mound 12 metres northeast-southwest by 9.5 metres northwest-southeast overall (including area of damage) by 0.7 metre maximum height. Approximately 2 metres of east side of mound has been damaged relatively recently and reduced almost to ground level.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 312 (Archive - Survey). SDV358490.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 312 (Report - Survey). SDV359019.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 544 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Barrow 12 metres diameter by 0.9 metre high. Scheduled Monument.


English Heritage, 2011, Heritage at Risk Register 2011: South West, 91 (Report - non-specific). SDV355280.

Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems. Declining. Principal vulnerability plant growth.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101648Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. A4 Unbound + Digital. 24, Part 1; 131, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 312.
SDV122537Migrated Record: AM.
SDV122539Migrated Record:
SDV122540Migrated Record:
SDV122541Migrated Record:
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 544.
SDV355280Report - non-specific: English Heritage. 2011. Heritage at Risk Register 2011: South West. english Heritage. Digital. 91.
SDV358490Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 312.
SDV359019Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. Site No. 312.
SDV99275Migrated Record: Simpson, S. J. + Noble, S..

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 23 2016 10:58AM