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HER Number:MDV16459
Name:SETTLEMENT in the Parish of Haccombe with Combe


'Combe Cellars' was probably the site of the Domesday estate of Holcombe with salt workings


Grid Reference:SX 902 724
Map Sheet:SX97SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHaccombe with Combe
Ecclesiastical ParishCOMBEINTEIGNHEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97SW/86

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SETTLEMENT (XI to Late Medieval - 1001 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Reichel, O. J., 1915, The Hundred of Exminster in Early Times, 204,227,234 (Article in Serial). SDV285943.

'Combe Cellars' at Combeinteignhead was probably the site of the Domesday estate of Holcomma. Otherwise known as Holcombe. Here it was recorded there were four salt-workers. The cellars probably refer to Salinaria, or Salterns.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV285943Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1915. The Hundred of Exminster in Early Times. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 47. A5 Hardback. 204,227,234.

Associated Monuments

MDV9828Related to: Combe Cellars (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM