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HER Number:MDV19794
Name:Deerpark, Colyton


A deerpark is mentioned by Shirley as being at Coliton or Colington.


Grid Reference:SY 247 943
Map Sheet:SY29SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishColyton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCOLYTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29SW/181

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DEER PARK (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

SY29SW/68, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116307.

Possibly associated with "the great house" (sy29sw/68)(nmr).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116308.

Shirley, e. P. /some account of english deerparks/(1867)89.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116309.

Des=os map/1:10560/(1963).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116310.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116311.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV116312.

Lysons/magna britannia/(1822).

DMG, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV68198.

This grid ref is that of "park pond" on os 1:10560 (dmg).

Shirley, E. P., 1867, Some Account of English Deerparks (Monograph). SDV314505.

A deerpark is mentioned by shirley as being at coliton or colington. It occurs in dr borde's list made during the reign of henry viii (shirley).

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 1740 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Deerpark at Coliton or Colington referred to in document dating to reign of Henry VIII. This grid reference is of 'Park Pond' on Ordnance Survey map. Possibly associated with 'The Great House'.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV116307Migrated Record: SY29SW/68.
SDV116308Migrated Record:
SDV116309Migrated Record:
SDV116310Migrated Record:
SDV116311Migrated Record:
SDV116312Migrated Record:
SDV314505Monograph: Shirley, E. P.. 1867. Some Account of English Deerparks. Some Account of English Deerparks. Unknown.
SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 1740.
SDV68198Migrated Record: DMG.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 14 2016 2:12PM