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HER Number:MDV1612
Name:Findspot, Burleigh Wood Camp, Bridestowe


A Bronze Age palstave was found at Burleigh Wood Camp.


Grid Reference:SX 495 874
Map Sheet:SX48NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBridestowe
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDESTOWE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX48NE/5/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV261746.

Not recorded in pearce's 'bronze age metalwork'.

Baring Gould, S., 1900, A Book of Dartmoor, 104-105 (Monograph). SDV277387.

A Bronze Age palstave was found at Burleigh Wood Camp.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1977, SX48NE13 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV261747.

A Bronze Age palstave was found at Burleigh Wood Camp. Book of Dartmoor 104-105 (Baring Gould).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV261746Migrated Record:
SDV261747Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1977. SX48NE13. OSAD Card. Card Index + Digital.
SDV277387Monograph: Baring Gould, S.. 1900. A Book of Dartmoor. A Book of Dartmoor. Unknown. 104-105.

Associated Monuments

MDV5628Related to: Burley Wood Hillfort, Bridestowe (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV3064 - PALSTAVE (LANEBA to Unknown - 2200 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 26 2018 11:02AM