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HER Number:MDV21861
Name:Pit circa 83 metres north of Long Burrow, Tiverton


An oval-shaped feature containing burnt flints and charcoal was recorded during topsoil stripping for the North Devon Link Road.


Grid Reference:SS 984 137
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/105

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PIT (Early Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 42 AD? (Between))

Full description

Doggett, N., 1982, NDLR1 Card Index, F.4 (Archive - Survey). SDV56213.

An oval-shaped feature located during topsoil scrape contained burnt stone or chert and charcoal.

Doggett, N., 1983, The North Devon Link Road (Stage One). Sampford Peverell to Tiverton, F.4 (Un-published). SDV363254.

A roughly oval-shaped feature, 1.1 metres by 0.8 metres at its widest point. The fill comprised a dark brown-black humic clay with burnt flints and charcoal. Its function is uncertain.

Valentin, J., 2009, Tiverton Eastern Urban Expansion Area. Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment and Evaluation, App.1 A42 (Report - Assessment). SDV345204.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345204Report - Assessment: Valentin, J.. 2009. Tiverton Eastern Urban Expansion Area. Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment and Evaluation. AC Archaeology Report. ACD30/2/1. A4 Stapled + Digital. App.1 A42.
SDV56213Archive - Survey: Doggett, N.. 1982. NDLR1 Card Index. North Devon Link Road Phase 1: Archive. Card Index. F.4. [Mapped feature: #11661 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4893 - Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Assessment, Tiverton

Date Last Edited:Nov 6 2019 12:29PM