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HER Number:MDV2388
Name:Shaugh Beacon

Summary

Shaugh Beacon. This beacon is shown on the "plot of Plymouth Leat", north of the church, locally called Shaugh Beacon.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 540 635
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/16

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BEACON (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1899 AD? (Between))

Full description

Russell, P., 1955, Fire Beacons in Devon, 280, apprendix A (Article in Serial). SDV336138.

Shaugh Beacon. This beacon is shown on the "plot of Plymouth Leat", north of the church, locally called Shaugh Beacon.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336138Article in Serial: Russell, P.. 1955. Fire Beacons in Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 87. A5 Hardback. 280, apprendix A. [Mapped feature: #12588 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 17 2015 12:01PM