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HER Number:MDV21952
Name:Road to Boehill


Road on the line of a possible 10th century dyke


Grid Reference:ST 039 146
Map Sheet:ST01SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSampford Peverell
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSAMPFORD PEVERELL

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST01SW/29

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD (VIII to Late Medieval - 701 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Finberg, H. P. R., 1971, Ayshford and Boehill, 23 (Article in Serial). SDV336404.

The road to Boehill, possibly on the line of a dyke mentioned in a 10th century charter, describing the bounds of the estate of Ayshford and Boehill.

Doggett, N., 1982, Untitled Source (Archive - Survey). SDV56213.

Visited in May 1982 the road was cut by line of the North Devon Link Road around Boehill Canal Bridge at ST03841476. Exposed section through road shows only the construction of the ramp to the bridge which relates to the 19th century canal. Other details: Hedgebanks No 16 & Photograph.

Exeter Archaeology, 2007, Archaeological Assessment of Land at Tiverton Parkway Railway Station, Sampford Peverell, 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV338166.

Other details: Site 3.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336404Article in Serial: Finberg, H. P. R.. 1971. Ayshford and Boehill. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 103. A5 Paperback. 23.
SDV338166Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2007. Archaeological Assessment of Land at Tiverton Parkway Railway Station, Sampford Peverell. Exeter Archaeology Report. 07.16. A4 Stapled + Digital. 2.
SDV56213Archive - Survey: Doggett, N.. 1982. North Devon Link Road Phase 1: Archive. Card Index.

Associated Monuments

MDV15694Related to: Ayshford, Boundary (Monument)
MDV21880Related to: Boehill Bridge (Monument)
MDV21882Related to: Hollow Way to the south of Boehill Canal Bridge (Monument)
MDV15597Related to: Sampford Peverell/Burlescombe Parish Boundary (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4202 - Land at Tiverton Parkway Railway Station

Date Last Edited:Apr 11 2007 3:34PM