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HER Number:MDV25674
Name:Curving bank west of Glazemeet, Ugborough


Curving bank over 300 metres long to the west of Glazemeet visible on aerial photographs. Not located in 2021


Grid Reference:SX 665 603
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/366

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Constructed, Early Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC (Between) to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Curving bank over 300 metres long visible on aerial photograph to the west of Glazemeet.

National Monuments Record, 1977, NMR SX6660, 1/349-350 (Aerial Photograph). SDV176911.

Photograph taken on 20th May 1977.

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

Bank extending from SX66706042 to SX66406043 visible on 1977 aerial photograph.

Riley, H., 2021, UG21 heritage asset database and gazetteer of sites (Report - Survey). SDV364699.

Visited on 15th April 2021. Bank west of Glaze Meet identified from aerial photograph. Not located with GPS.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV176911Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1977. NMR SX6660. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1/349-350.
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.
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #127175 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV132361Related to: Bank to the west of West Glaze Brook, Ugborough (Monument)
MDV5652Related to: Cist north-west of Glazemeet with remains of a cairn, Ugborough (Monument)
MDV5671Related to: Enclosed hut circle settlement at Glaze Meet south, Ugborough (Monument)
MDV25685Related to: Isolated hut circle north of settlement at Skitscombe Wood, Ugborough (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8770 - Archaeological Survey: Ugborough Premier Archaeological Lanscape, Harford and Ugborough

Date Last Edited:Feb 26 2022 8:42AM