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HER Number:MDV16044
Name:Beckland Farm, Hartland

Summary

Beckland Farm is first referred to as Bocheland in 1086.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 278 261
Map Sheet:SS22NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22NE/7

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

'Beckland' marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, comprising buildings around a roughly triangular yard with the farmhouse to the east and additional buildings to the north, west and east.


Reichel, O. J., 1894, The Hundred of Hartland and the Geld Roll, 416 (Article in Serial). SDV5887.

Beckland was called Bocheland at the time of the Domesday Survey. It was held by Odo.


Ordnance Survey, 1906, 17NE (Cartographic). SDV335675.


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

Beckland is 'Bekeland' in 1167 pipe rolls. South Beckland is mentioned in a document of 1566. It means 'Becca's Land'.


National Trust, 1984, Clovelly and East Titchberry (Report - Survey). SDV337536.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 505 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

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.
SDV335675Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 17NE. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337536Report - Survey: National Trust. 1984. Clovelly and East Titchberry. National Trust Archaeological Survey Report. A4 Stapled + Digital.
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. 505.
SDV5887Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1894. The Hundred of Hartland and the Geld Roll. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 36. Unknown. 416.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 6 2015 10:54AM