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HER Number:MDV15633
Name:Eggbear Farm, Cheriton Bishop

Summary

A medieval estate and the domesday manor of eighebera. In 1086 it belonged to baldwin. Early descents of ownership are given (reichel).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 767 926
Map Sheet:SX79SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCheriton Bishop
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHERITON BISHOP

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX79SE/23

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XI - 1001 AD to 1099 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59015.

Reichel, o. J. /tda/44(1912)281,285,286,294,308/the domesday hundred of wenford or wonford.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59016.

Reichel, o. J. /tda/44(1912)330/early descents of the manors in wonford hundred.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59017.

Des=os 25" (1880s).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV59018.

Gover,j. E. B. +mawer,a. +stenton,f. M. /the place-names of devon/(1931)428.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

'higher eggbeer' is shown on os 25" (1880s) map as a large group of buildings around several yards (os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242.

Eggbear farm, cheriton bishop. A medieval estate and the domesday manor of eighebera. In 1086 it belonged to baldwin. Early descents of ownership are given (reichel).


Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1931, The Place-Names of Devon: Part One (Monograph). SDV1312.

'eggbeer' was known as 'eighebera' in 1086, 'eggebere' in 1242 and 'eggenebere' in 1303 (gover et al).


White, P., 2013, Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads (Un-published). SDV352501.

Included on list. No further detail provided.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1312Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1931. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. VIII. A5 Hardback.
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV242Migrated Record:
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet.
SDV59015Migrated Record:
SDV59016Migrated Record:
SDV59017Migrated Record:
SDV59018Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV36521Parent of: Higher Eggbeer farmhouse, Cheriton Bishop (Building)
MDV69637Related to: Middle Eggbeer, Cheriton Bishop (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 10 2014 10:58AM