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HER Number:MDV25156
Name:Ridge and furrow on Pudsham Down

Summary

Ridge and furrow is evident within several of the central enclosures on Pudsham Down.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 727 746
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/137

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RIDGE AND FURROW (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1890, 1317 (Aerial Photograph). SDV169268.


Belsey, P. M., 1983 - 1987, Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist, sketch plan and photos (Un-published). SDV345904.

10/2/1985 Distance between ridges, approximately 2.50 metres to 3 metres ?cross ploughing.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Ridge and furrow on Royal Air Force aerial photographs, covering about 4 hectares, centred on SX72857470 and SX72937489. The ridge and furrow at SX72937489 has a banked boundary around it.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 51, fig 17 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

SX72800 74750. Ridge and furrow is evident within several of the central enclosures on Pudsham Down.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV169268Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1890. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1317.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV345904Un-published: Belsey, P. M.. 1983 - 1987. Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. A4 Single Sheet. sketch plan and photos.
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 51, fig 17.

Associated Monuments

MDV112773Related to: Enclosure on Pudsham Down (Monument)
MDV25151Related to: Ridge and Furrow on Pudsham Down (Monument)
MDV112780Related to: Strip cultivation on Pudsham Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:May 31 2016 11:46AM