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HER Number:MDV28453
Name:Holy Well, Combe Cellars


Site of 'Holy Well' shown to the south of 'Holywell Cottage' in 19C


Grid Reference:SX 902 720
Map Sheet:SX97SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHaccombe with Combe
Ecclesiastical ParishCOMBEINTEIGNHEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: 447750
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97SW/168

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WELL (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, SX97SW21, SX97SW 21 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV301892.

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey, OS 25" (Cartographic). SDV848.

Site of 'Holy Well' shown on OS 25" (1880s) map to the south of a long narrow building called 'Holywell Cottage'.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 101SW, OS 6" 110SW (Cartographic). SDV290465.

'Holy Well' marked on OS 6" (1906) map.

Brown, T., 1957, Holy and Notable Wells of Devon, 210 (Article in Serial). SDV304810.

Holy Well at Combe Cellars, supplies water to a cottage named after it. Listed under Holy and Notable Wells in Devon.

Pink, F., 2014-2015, South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment (Interpretation). SDV357736.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV290465Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 101SW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper). OS 6" 110SW.
SDV301892Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. SX97SW21. SX97SW 21. SX97SW 21.
SDV304810Article in Serial: Brown, T.. 1957. Holy and Notable Wells of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 89. A5 Hardback. 210.
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
Linked documents:1
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25". OS 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 24 2015 10:25AM