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HER Number:MDV16868
Name:ROUTE MARKER NON SPECIFIC in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary

At tor royal, princetown, a guide stone that used to stand on the course of the old track from tavistock to ashburton was found during demolition of the old farmhouse to have been used as a lintel (prowse + worth). Vis=29/4/1989 (rchme) the whereabouts of this guide stone was not known by mr crozier, who has been the tenant of tor royal for the past 10 years (fletcher).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 600 731
Map Sheet:SX67SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SW/42/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROUTE MARKER NON SPECIFIC (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV266558.

Prowse, d. C. + worth, r. H. /tda/66(1934)317,321/on some guide stones standing on the course of the old track from tavistock to ashburton.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV266559.

Nmr=sx67sw281.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV266560.

Des=fletcher, m. J. /(29/4/1989)/rchme field investigation.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV266558Migrated Record:
SDV266559Migrated Record:
SDV266560Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV16573Related to: Ashburton to Tavistock routemarker (Monument)
MDV6280Related to: Tor Royal Farmhouse, Princetown (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8628 - Tor Royal Farm Duchy Farms Survey
  • EDV8666 - Tor Royal Plantation, Duchy Farms Survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 11 2021 12:24PM