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HER Number:MDV28386
Name:Ridge and Furrow to south-west of Dulcis Farm, Killmington


Area of well-defined ridge and furrow cultivation visible on aerial photos.


Grid Reference:SY 265 993
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKilmington
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKILMINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SY29NE29
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 449593
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29NE/162
  • Pastscape: 449593

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RIDGE AND FURROW (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV128658.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/2482 4015-6(10/3/1948).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV128659.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Visible on air photographs (os).

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=18/11/1975 (os). Well defined ridge and furrow covering about 1 3/4 hectares on a south east facing hill slope.

Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit, 1992 - 1993, Blackdown Hills Survey Archive (Archive - Survey). SDV324187.

Vis=1/10/1992 (pearce and stead) nothing is visible on the ground.

Historic England, 2015-2016, NRHE to HER prototype, 445449 (Website). SDV359652.

Summary description
Well defined ridge and furrow identified from aerial photographs.
Full description
Area centred SY 26559935. Well defined rig and furrow covering about 1 3/4 hectares on a south east facing hill slope. (1)
Visible on air photographs. (2)
1 Field Investigators Comments F1 JWS 18-NOV-75
Monument types, periods and evidence
Ridge and furrow: Medieval. Earthwork
Related monuments: None recorded
Related events
449594 Field observation on SY 29 NE 29 Field Observation (Visual Assessment)
Related archives/objects: None recorded
Compiled by J.W. Stone 1975, K. Jackson Taylor 1979
Record created prior to 01/04/1999

Sources / Further Reading

SDV128658Aerial Photograph:
SDV128659Migrated Record:
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV324187Archive - Survey: Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit. 1992 - 1993. Blackdown Hills Survey Archive. Blackdown Hills Survey Archive. A4 Unbound.
SDV359652Website: Historic England. 2015-2016. NRHE to HER prototype. https://nrhe-to-her.esdm.co.uk/home. Website. 445449.

Associated Monuments

MDV117802Related to: Orchard Banks south-west of Dulhayes, Kilmington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 6 2016 1:26PM