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HER Number:MDV26217
Name:Field system to the north of Riddon Ridge

Summary

A series of fields which extend onto the moorland from the enclosed land and appear to be an extension of these fields. Those in the east contain ridge and furrow. Visible on raf 1945 ap (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 666 777
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and stone walling remains of an extensive Bronze Age field system, reaves, enclosures, cairns and hut circle settlements on Riddon Ridge overlain with a medieval field system and associated enclosures and Whiteslade post-medieval farmstead

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/204
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD SYSTEM (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV223919.

A series of fields which extend onto the moorland from the enclosed land and appear to be an extension of these fields. Those in the east contain ridge and furrow. Visible on raf 1945 ap (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV223921.

Aph=raf 106g/uk 879/7014-7016(2/10/1945).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV223922.

Des=gerrard, s. /(-/-/2002)/mpp alternative action report.


English Heritage, 2005, Medieval Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345602.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV223919Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV223921Aerial Photograph:
SDV223922Migrated Record:
SDV345602Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Medieval Survey Information. English Heritage Report. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85226 ]
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV122301Related to: Dury Farm, Bellever (Monument)
MDV26463Related to: Field system on Riddon Ridge (Monument)
MDV26464Related to: Field system on Riddon Ridge (Monument)
MDV26214Related to: Ridge and furrow north-east of Dury farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 3 2018 12:53PM