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HER Number:MDV25421
Name:Group of trial pits to the south-east of Venford Reservoir, Holne

Summary

Group of trial pits to the south-east of Venford Reservoir visible on aerial photographs

Location

Grid Reference:SX 686 704
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SE/374
  • Old SAM Ref: 22370

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TRIAL PIT (Constructed, Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1979, SF 1457, 462-5 (Aerial Photograph). SDV140197.

Photograph taken on 1st March 1979.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Scatter of trial pits visible on 1979 aerial photograph.

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 176-7, Map 59, Figure 59.1 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Group of nine or ten trial 'pits' shown at Venford Reservoir East' to the north and south of the 'leat'.

GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Visible on aerial photograph.

Historic England, 2021, National Heritage List for England, 1020092 (National Heritage List for England). SDV364016.

Within scheduled area.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV140197Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1979. SF 1457. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 462-5.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. 176-7, Map 59, Figure 59.1.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #128273 ]
SDV364016National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2021. National Heritage List for England. Digital. 1020092.

Associated Monuments

MDV27685Related to: Dartmeet parallel reave system on Holne Moor (Monument)
MDV129698Related to: Group of five trial pits north of parallel reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV129701Related to: Group of five trial pits within parallel reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV129696Related to: Group of nine trial pits within parallel reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV129699Related to: Group of nine trial pitson Holne Lee, Holne (Monument)
MDV25423Related to: Group of seven trial pits within parallel reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV129697Related to: Group of three trial pits within parallel reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV24759Related to: Medieval field system south-east of Venford Reservoir, Holne (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7100 - Holne Moor Survey

Date Last Edited:Jan 11 2021 12:37PM