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HER Number:MDV2150
Name:Moated Site


Moated site at week (balkwill).


Grid Reference:SS 729 170
Map Sheet:SS71NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishChulmleigh
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHULMLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS71NW/3
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV89173.

Vis=9/7/1993 (emafu) at ss729170. Three sides of a rectangular feature visible on ap. Identified as a moated site: white bank outside dark ditch.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV89175.

Aph=os/71/364/096 os southampton.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV89176.

Des=silvester card index.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV89177.

Silvester, r. J. + higham, r. A. /pdas/38(1980)63-65/map.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV89178.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV89179.

Des=simpson, s. J. /(9/7/1993)/culm ras/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV89180.

Simpson, s. J. + weddell, p. J. /devon culm measures rapid archaeological survey summary report/(1993)5/(emafu report 93.45).

Simpson, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV18634.

Vis=site under high barley crop at time of field visit. No earthworks or cropmarks visible from ground, although some areas where crop failed (simpson).

BALKWILL, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV44259.

Moated site at week (balkwill).

Silvester, R. J., 1977, Earthwork (Worksheet). SDV8568.

White bank outside dark ditch. Three sides of rectangular enclosure (silvester).

Silvester, R. J. + Higham, R. A., 1980, Domestic Enclosures of Probable Medieval Date (Article in Serial). SDV55518.

Rectangular ditched site with traces of outer bank (silvester + higham).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV18634Migrated Record: Simpson.
SDV44259Migrated Record: BALKWILL.
SDV55518Article in Serial: Silvester, R. J. + Higham, R. A.. 1980. Domestic Enclosures of Probable Medieval Date. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 38. Paperback Volume.
SDV8568Worksheet: Silvester, R. J.. 1977. Earthwork. Worksheet + Digital.
SDV89173Report - Survey: Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit.
SDV89175Aerial Photograph:
SDV89176Migrated Record:
SDV89177Migrated Record:
SDV89178Migrated Record:
SDV89179Migrated Record:
SDV89180Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 19 2019 4:12PM