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HER Number:MDV14655
Name:Vermin trap at Trowlesworthy Warren


Haynes' vermin trap no.2. Below lee moor leat. Built of large stones in extensive clitter; difficult to find (haynes).


Grid Reference:SX 572 645
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/198/49
  • Old SAM Ref: 24232

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

HAYNES, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV137758.

Trowlesworthy warren. Haynes' vermin trap no.2. Below lee moor leat. Built of large stones in extensive clitter; difficult to find (haynes).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146860.

Haynes, r. G. /post-med arch/4(1970)157.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146861.

Des=national trust/the upper plym valley: the management of an historic landscape/(1994)34/102.095.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146862.

Haynes map of trowlesworthy/t22/in plymouth city museum.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146863.


SMR, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV3670.

See subsheet 37 (smr).

National Trust, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5615.

Vis=estimated -/-/1987 (national trust) v-shaped funnel walls of a vermin trap built against leat. Narrow walls consist of some large boulders and smaller stones (national trust).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137758Migrated Record: HAYNES.
SDV146860Migrated Record:
SDV146861Migrated Record:
SDV146862Migrated Record:
SDV146863Migrated Record:
SDV3670Migrated Record: SMR.
SDV5615Migrated Record: National Trust.

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:Oct 20 2015 12:23PM