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HER Number:MDV16478
Name:Turnpike Road from Barnstaple to Hatherleigh


The turnpike road from Barnstaple to Hatherleigh, which was known to be in use in 1828, started at the Long Bridge.


Grid Reference:SS 557 328
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAWSTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/226

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Rogers, W. H. H., 1942, Barnstaple Turnpike Trust, 145-146 (Article in Serial). SDV13579.

The turnpike road from Barnstaple to Hatherleigh was known to be in use in 1828. It started at Long Bridge and ran out through Tawstock.

Lewis, D., Sept 2011, Land at Larkbear, Barnstaple: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment (Report - Assessment). SDV352261.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV13579Article in Serial: Rogers, W. H. H.. 1942. Barnstaple Turnpike Trust. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 74. A5 Hardback. 145-146.
SDV352261Report - Assessment: Lewis, D.. Sept 2011. Land at Larkbear, Barnstaple: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment. The Environmental Dimension Partnership (EDP). H_EDP1340_01. A4 Stapled + Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV827Related to: Long Bridge, Barnstaple (Monument)
MDV16477Related to: Sticklepath Toll House, Barnstaple (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 12 2014 12:10PM