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HER Number:MDV30592
Name:Possible boundary stone near Buckland Beacon


There is a reference to 'The Longstone (not upright by consent)' as being between Grey Mare and Wolstar Burrough' on the boundary of Manor, 1598. Location unknown.


Grid Reference:SX 735 731
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/278

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE? (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Unknown, 1613, List of Boundary Markers (74/698), WDRO 74/698 and 74/134. (Record Office Collection). SDV288925.

Belsey, P. M., 1983 - 1987, Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV345904.

There is a reference to 'the longstone (not upright by consent)' as being between Grey Mare and Wolstar burrough' on the boundary of Manor, 1598. In West Devon Record Office document.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV288925Record Office Collection: Unknown. 1613. List of Boundary Markers (74/698). West Devon Record Office Collection. Unknown. WDRO 74/698 and 74/134..
SDV345904Un-published: Belsey, P. M.. 1983 - 1987. Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. A4 Single Sheet.

Associated Monuments

MDV30593Related to: Boundary stone on Buckland Common (Monument)
MDV30589Related to: Boundary stone south of Buckland Beacon (Monument)
MDV7977Related to: Buckland Beacon (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 1 2016 3:54PM