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HER Number:MDV27908
Name:Field banks on Burford Down, Harford

Summary

Small enclosure (about 0.1 hectares) of elongated wedge-shape near western boundary of field system. Relationship of western perimeter with field system unclear. Small linear feature nearby to north.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 638 603
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of Bronze Age settlement and field system on Burford Down comprising several enclosures and hut circles within field system overlain with later lynchets

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/220
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD SYSTEM (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV146092.

Aph=nmr sx6360/1(22/4/1976).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146093.

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


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV26818.

Small enclosure (about 0.1ha) of elongated wedge-shape near field system. Relationship of western perimeter with field system unclear. Small linear feature nearby to north (rchm app 1985).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV146092Aerial Photograph:
SDV146093Migrated Record:
SDV26818Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.

Associated Monuments

MDV28130Related to: Earthwork bank on Burford Down, Harford (Monument)
MDV27907Related to: ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Harford (Monument)
MDV4335Related to: ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Harford (Monument)
MDV27903Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Harford (Monument)
MDV27904Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Harford (Monument)
MDV27906Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Harford (Monument)
MDV119761Related to: Lynchets on Burford Down, Harford (Monument)
MDV4336Related to: Settlement north-north-west of Tristis Rocks, Harford (Monument)
MDV13222Related to: Yadsworthy field system, Cornwood (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2017 10:36AM