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HER Number:MDV27963
Name:Field system west of Cranbrook Castle, Moretonhampstead

Summary

Visible on aerial photographs and recorded on map overlay. Consists of a boundary running north-west by south-east from rough area as far as the quarry in the south-east (MDV27954). This is crossed by two more boundaries running in a roughly south-west by north-east direction.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 735 890
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78NW/112
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD SYSTEM (Late Neolithic to Late Medieval - 3000 BC to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.


National Monuments Record, 1953, SX7388, 4 (Aerial Photograph). SDV306062.


National Monuments Record, 1977, SX7389, 4 (Aerial Photograph). SDV306061.


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Remains of a field system to the west of Cranbrook Castle visible on 1953 and 1977 National Monuments Record aerial photographs and recorded on map overlay. Consists of a boundary running north-west by south-east from rough area as far as the quarry in the south-east (MDV27954). This is crossed by two more boundaries running in a roughly south-west by north-east direction.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV306061Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1977. SX7389. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Unknown. 4.
SDV306062Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1953. SX7388. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. 4.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #85925 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV8221Related to: Cranbrook Castle (Monument)
MDV27961Related to: HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Moretonhampstead (Monument)
MDV27957Related to: Possible enclosures west of Cranbrook Castle (Monument)
MDV27956Related to: Possible hut circle west of Cranbrook Castle, Moretonhampstead (Monument)
MDV27954Related to: QUARRY in the Parish of Moretonhampstead (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 7 2019 11:43AM