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HER Number:MDV2987
Name:Boundary stone on Harford Moor

Summary

Parish boundary stone north of black pool, known as the long stone.(146m n of black pool). Larger than usual boundary stone and may have been set up to mark the boundary between harford moor and langford lester in manorial times. Rough cut with stones at base. N and s sides are narrower.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 655 582
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Late 19th century or earlier parish boundary stone called 'Longstone' on Harford Moor

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/5
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

146M N OF BLACK POOL, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV175885.

Parish boundary stone north of black pool, known as the long stone.(146m n of black pool). Larger than usual boundary stone and may have been set up to mark the boundary between harford moor and langford lester in manorial times. Rough cut with stones at base. N and s sides are narrower.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV175886.

Not visible on existing nmr aps january 1985 (rchm app 1985).


1906, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV175887.

'longstone (b. S. )' marked on os 6" (1906) map (os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV175888.

Crossing, w. M. /guide to dartmoor/(1965)394.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV175889.

Des=os 6" (1906) 119se.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV175885Migrated Record: 146M N OF BLACK POOL.
SDV175886Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV175887Migrated Record: 1906.
SDV175888Migrated Record:
SDV175889Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV3116Related to: Boundary stone on Harford Moor (Monument)
MDV3118Related to: Boundary stone on Harford Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 5 2016 2:16PM