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HER Number:MDV27223
Name:Unlikely areas of streamworking north of Dunnabridge Pound

Summary

Several areas of streamworking recorded in this area from aerial photographs in 1985 project. Field survey in 1988 recorded no streamworking; this is a patch of marsh in a flat valley bottom. Valley is heavily silted and it is almost certain that no stream working was carried out in this area.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 641 753
Map Sheet:SX67NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX 67 NW 127
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/176
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/180
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/181
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/182

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STREAMWORKS? (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946, RAF/CPE/UK/1890, 1305-1306 (Aerial Photograph). SDV169268.


National Monuments Record, 1977, SX6475, 1/353-362 (Aerial Photograph). SDV346716.


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

Streamwork visible along a stream within a very marshy area. Visible on 1946 and 1977 aerial photographs.


National Monument Record, 2017, Pastscape (Website). SDV359964.

Field visit: 7/3/1988
Area depicted by 1985 project is a patch of marsh in a flat valley bottom. It is almost certain that no stream working was carried out in this heavily silted valley (citing Probert, S. A. J., 7/3/1988, Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments in England Field Investigation).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV169268Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1890. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1305-1306.
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. [Mapped feature: #14828 ]
SDV346716Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1977. SX6475. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 1/353-362.
SDV359964Website: National Monument Record. 2017. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV57556Related to: Leat north of Dunnabridge Pound (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 4 2017 9:34AM