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HER Number:MDV16778
Name:Higher Whiteleigh, Black Torrington


Higher Whiteleigh was part of the Domesday manor of Torintona.


Grid Reference:SS 426 020
Map Sheet:SS40SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBlack Torrington
Ecclesiastical ParishBLACK TORRINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS40SW/17

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SETTLEMENT (VIII to Late Medieval - 701 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Reichel, O. J., 1928 - 1938, The Hundred of Axminster in Early Times, 193,208,237 (Article in Monograph). SDV112553.

Higher Whiteleigh. At Domesday this was part of the manor of Torintona. It belonged to the king. Before the conquest it belonged to Harold.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV112553Article in Monograph: Reichel, O. J.. 1928 - 1938. The Hundred of Axminster in Early Times. The Hundreds of Devon. A5 Hardback. 193,208,237.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 29 2009 11:53AM