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HER Number:MDV30647
Name:Boundary stone on Buckland Common

Summary

Boundary stone roughly squared granite post inscribed A/B EPB 1837, one of a series on the Ashburton/Buckland boundary marking the limit of the manor. EPB stand for Edmund Pollexfen Bastard, Lord of the manor. Is built into a cairn.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 737 738
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/258/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1837 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'B. S.' (boundary stone) is depicted on the late 19th century historic map.


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

Boundary stone roughly squared granite post inscribed A/B EPB 1837, one of a series on the Ashburton/Buckland boundary marking the limit of the manor. One of a series marking the manor boundary on Buckland Common. EPB stand for Edmund Pollexfen Bastard, Lord of the manor. Possibly set up on a robbed cairn.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 56 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

(Recorded in list as MDV30646) Boundary stone on Buckland Common. Stone is built into a cairn. One of several stones that defines the parish boundary between Buckland and Ashburton. Condition is stable, SX73734 73860.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV345904Un-published: Belsey, P. M.. 1983 - 1987. Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 56.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #17191 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV30595Related to: Boundary stone on Buckland Common (Monument)
MDV30593Related to: Boundary stone on Buckland Common (Monument)
MDV30646Related to: Cairn on Buckland Common with boundary stone (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Feb 9 2016 1:37PM