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HER Number:MDV17695
Name:Boundary stone on Lee Moor

Summary

Large natural boulder inscribed on west face with HWB1 (Hentor Warren Bound). Site visited in 1997 and assessed for scheduling. It was not scheduled as it was not considered to be of national importance.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 584 644
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX56SE264
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 1568825
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/251

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Post Medieval to Early 20th Century - 1540 AD to 1901 AD (Between))
  • INSCRIBED STONE (Post Medieval to Early 20th Century - 1540 AD to 1901 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152575.

Des=worksheet in parish file.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152576.

Mercer, r. J. /upper plym valley survey/(1987)1210.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152577.

Wdro/582/11/2 hentor warren agreement.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152578.

Brewer, d. /a field guide to the boundary markers on and around dartmoor, exeter/(1986).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152579.

Brewer, d. J. /dcnq/35.9(1986)391/more information on warrens on dartmoor.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV26818.

Not recorded (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1142.

Vis=25/6/1982(greeves) large natural boulder inscribed on west face with hwb1 (hentor warren bound)(worksheet).

MERCER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV121316.

Very large naturally earthfast boulder, set in a prominent position. Incised. Indicates the first boundary marker of hentor warren. Situated along the boundary of hentor warren, delineated in a lease of 1807 in wdro. According to the lease of 1807 the east limit of the warren faced open moorland and had no physical boundary. Marked, along a line, ne of spanish lake head, by stones and a now absent stone at shavercombe head. Drill marks on the east side provide evidence of unsuccessful attempts to split the stone. Dimensions: 2.50m x 1.80m x height 1.15m (mercer).

Gerrard, S., 1993-2002, Monument Protection Programme Alternative Action Report (Report - non-specific). SDV145710.

SX 5845 6443 Large natural boulder used as a boundary stone with an inscription on it. Boundary stone. Large natural boulder with an inscription on it. Site visited 01/01/1997 to 31/03/1997 and assessed for scheduling. It was not scheduled as it was not considered to be of national importance.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1142Migrated Record:
SDV121316Migrated Record: MERCER.
SDV145710Report - non-specific: Gerrard, S.. 1993-2002. Monument Protection Programme Alternative Action Report. English Heritage. Unknown.
SDV152575Migrated Record:
SDV152576Migrated Record:
SDV152577Migrated Record:
SDV152578Migrated Record:
SDV152579Migrated Record:
SDV26818Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.

Associated Monuments

MDV44104Related to: Boundary stone on Lee Moor (Monument)
MDV17696Related to: Boundary stone on Lee Moor (Monument)
MDV13510Related to: Hentor Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV13511Related to: Willings Walls Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8148 - The Upper Plym Valley: The Management of an Historic Landscape

Date Last Edited:Apr 16 2021 11:23AM