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HER Number:MDV27764
Name:Unlikely record of ridge and furrow north-east of Stannon Tor


Ridge and furrow recorded from aerial photographs in 1985. No trace of ridge and furrow found in this area during 1989 survey.


Grid Reference:SX 651 812
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/244

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RIDGE AND FURROW? (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV250901.

Aph=nmr sx6581/1(18/5/1977).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250902.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250903.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(8/2/19890)/rchme field investigation.

National Monuments Record, 2010, Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV214864.

Ridge and furrow visible (rchm app 1985). Vis=8/2/1989 (rchme) there is no trace of ridge and furrow in the area depicted on the rchm apu transription. The gentle w facing slope is covered by clumps of gorse and long grass with some large surface stones (probert).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV214864National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
SDV250901Aerial Photograph:
SDV250902Migrated Record:
SDV250903Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 24 2017 4:31PM