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HER Number:MDV30572
Name:Gravelpit in Parke Woods, Bovey Tracey


The ground in Kathleen and Parke Woods is very much disturbed. A gravel pit is marked on the 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map in the vicinity.


Grid Reference:SX 800 794
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/141

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GRAVEL PIT (Unknown date)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

'Gravel Pit' marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, in 'Parke Wood'.

National Trust, 1984, Parke, 8 (Report - Survey). SDV287876.

The ground in Kathleen and Parke Woods is very much distrubed and hummocky and old maps are marked 'Gravel Pit' in the vicinity.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV287876Report - Survey: National Trust. 1984. Parke. National Trust Archaeological Survey Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 8.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4317 - The National Trust Archaeological Survey of Parke, Devon

Date Last Edited:Nov 1 2007 3:20PM