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HER Number:MDV30505
Name:ENCLOSURE in the Parish of Moretonhampstead

Summary

Vis=estimated -/-/1984 (national trust) possible circular enclosure on the watershed of the ridge lies within the walled enclosure. The area has recently been cleared of broom and gorse etc (national trust).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 725 894
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Remains of circular walled enclosure of unknown date in Whiddon Park

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78NW/194
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ENCLOSURE (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289828.

Des=ntas/castle drogo/(february 1985)9/in smr.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289829.

Des=nt/archaeological site monitoring report/(1994).


National Trust, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV52.

Vis=10/4/1994 (parsons) in good condition with slight damage from sheep (nt).


National Trust, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5615.

Vis=estimated -/-/1984 (national trust) possible circular enclosure on the watershed of the ridge lies within the walled enclosure. The area has recently been cleared of broom and gorse etc (national trust).


GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Circular feature visible on aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV289828Migrated Record:
SDV289829Migrated Record:
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #86894 ]
SDV52Migrated Record: National Trust.
SDV5615Migrated Record: National Trust.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6046 - Archaeological Survey of National Trust Teign Valley Properties (Ref: 6764)

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM