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HER Number:MDV22321
Name:Neadon hamlet, Bridford


The hamlet of Neadon is referenced in the late 13th century. Three key buildings are recorded here, plus associated farm buildings.


Grid Reference:SX 282 087
Map Sheet:SX20NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBridford
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/65

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HAMLET (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD)

Full description

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 424 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Neadon is documented in 1294.

Alcock, N. W., 1981, Cruck Construction: An Introduction and Catalogue, 109 (Report - non-specific). SDV342504.

Jointed cruck recorded at Neadons. (See three related buildings at Neadon). The building referenced by Alcock is not precisely identifiable.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Outer boundary of the hamlet is largely unchanged since the late 19th century.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337894Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1932. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. IX. A5 Hardback. 424.
SDV342504Report - non-specific: Alcock, N. W.. 1981. Cruck Construction: An Introduction and Catalogue. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. 42. Photocopy. 109.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83402 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV22324Parent of: Farmhouse at Neadon Farm, Bridford (Building)
MDV22323Parent of: Green Summers Cottage, Neadon Farm (Building)
MDV22322Parent of: Lower Neadon Cottage, Bridford (Building)
MDV77108Parent of: Neadon farmstead, Bridford (Monument)
MDV88561Parent of: Stables at Neadon Farm, Bridford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 2 2024 3:22PM