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HER Number:MDV14360
Name:VERMIN TRAP in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Trowlesworthy warren. Haynes' vermin trap no.30. Half a mile south of trowlesworthy house. By use of the junction of 2 ancient walls, a trap has been contrived by building one slight wall only. Slight facing on other walls (haynes).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 571 644
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/198/52

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VERMIN TRAP (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

MERCER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV121316.

Possible vermin trap using an existing enclosure wall see sx56se/236/12. Represented by a faced wall, 1 course high, running into enclosure see sx56se/236. Dimensions of wall: length 3.60m x breadth 1m x height 0.30m.(mercer).


HAYNES, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV137758.

Trowlesworthy warren. Haynes' vermin trap no.30. Half a mile south of trowlesworthy house. By use of the junction of 2 ancient walls, a trap has been contrived by building one slight wall only. Slight facing on other walls (haynes).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150441.

Haynes, r. G. /post-med arch/4(1970)158.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150442.

Mercer, r. J. /upper plym valley survey/(1987)13.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150443.

Des=haynes maps of trowlesworthy/in plymouth city library.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150444.

Cook, r. M. L. /tda/96(1964)200/old vermin traps on south west dartmoor.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150445.

Des=national trust/the upper plym valley: the management of an historic landscape/(1994)5.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV121316Migrated Record: MERCER.
SDV137758Migrated Record: HAYNES.
SDV150441Migrated Record:
SDV150442Migrated Record:
SDV150443Migrated Record:
SDV150444Migrated Record:
SDV150445Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV14148Part of: Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM