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HER Number:MDV26463
Name:Field system on Riddon Ridge

Summary

Series of fields which show up very clearly on raf 1945 ap, showing ridge and furrow in one field north of the road and one south of the road. Also visible on nmr 1977 ap (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 660 773
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/247
  • 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). SDV246344.

Series of fields which show up very clearly on raf 1945 ap, showing ridge and furrow in one field north of the road and one south of the road. Also visible on nmr 1977 ap (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV246346.

Aph=nmr sx6677/1/104-106(14/4/1977).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV246347.

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


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV246348.

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

SDV246344Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV246346Aerial Photograph:
SDV246347Aerial Photograph:
SDV246348Migrated Record:
SDV345602Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005. Medieval Survey Information. English Heritage Report. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85305 ]
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)
MDV26464Related to: Field system on Riddon Ridge (Monument)
MDV26217Related to: Field system to the north of Riddon Ridge (Monument)
MDV26216Related to: Quarry north-east of Bellever Bridge (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 3 2018 12:53PM