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HER Number:MDV16042
Name:Welcombe

Summary

The Domesday manor of Walcome. Part of the parish of Hartland until 1508.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 229 183
Map Sheet:SS21NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWelcombe
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWELCOMBE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS21NW/508

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SETTLEMENT (First mentioned, XI - 1086 AD to 1086 AD)

Full description

Reichel, O. J., 1894, The Hundred of Hartland and the Geld Roll, 417 (Article in Serial). SDV5887.

Welcombe. This settlement was called Walcome at the time of Domesday, and was held by the Bishop of Coutances.


Pearce, S. M., 1985, The Early Church in the Landscape: The Evidence from North Devon (part), 265 (Article in Serial). SDV336495.

The manor of Welcombe formed part of the medieval parish of Hartland until formed into a separate parish in 1508.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 506 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Map object arbitrary, based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336495Article in Serial: Pearce, S. M.. 1985. The Early Church in the Landscape: The Evidence from North Devon (part). Archaeological Journal. 142. A4 Stapled + Digital. 265.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 506.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV5887Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1894. The Hundred of Hartland and the Geld Roll. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 36. Unknown. 417.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 6 2015 10:56AM