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HER Number:MDV16045
Name:Milford, Hartland

Summary

The Domesday settlement of Meleforde.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 232 225
Map Sheet:SS22SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Traditional Farm Buildings at Milford Farm and field boundaries/ relict earthworks and cropmarks of a strip field system to south and east of Milford Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22SW/25
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Settlement at Milford depicted.


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

Milford marked, including a large courtyard arrangment of buildings at the south-west corner of the settlement with the remains of a chapel marked to the north.


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

Milford. At Domesday this was called Meleforde, and was held by Tetbald.


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


Griffith, F. M., 1990, TB 3-5 (Aerial Photograph). SDV14509.


Hobbs, S., 2006, The Saxon Boundaries of Hartland Hundred, 5 (Article in Serial). SDV340918.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 504 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Milford. At Domesday this was called Meleforde, and was held by Tetbald.


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

Map object arbitrary, based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

The courtyard range of buildings is shown as ruinous. Several of the buildings marked on the Tithe Map and 1880s-1890s map at East Milford appear still extant. The chapel is marked, but not named as such.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV14509Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1990. TB 3-5. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
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. 504.
SDV340918Article in Serial: Hobbs, S.. 2006. The Saxon Boundaries of Hartland Hundred. North Devon Archaeological Society Newsletter. 12. A5 Paperback + Digital. 5.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. 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. 416.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 6 2018 2:40PM