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HER Number:MDV30821
Name:Pottery sherds found near Deancombe Farm, Walkhampton


Sherds of pottery including one possibly dating to the 16th century were recovered from a drain dug in a field near Deancombe Farm.


Grid Reference:SX 577 687
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/138
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/343/2
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/343/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Greeves, T. A. P., 1987, List of donations to the Plymouth Museum, March 1971 (Un-published). SDV243606.

Sherd from field near Deancombe Farm where turf had been stripped. Also, sherds possibly 16th century in date recovered from a drain dug in field near the farm. A rim sherd was also found from the dump from the drainage ditch.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV243606Un-published: Greeves, T. A. P.. 1987. List of donations to the Plymouth Museum. Unknown. March 1971. [Mapped feature: #17287 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV12725Related to: Deserted farmstead at Deancombe (Monument)
MDV30833Related to: Pottery and flint found near Narrator Brook, Sheepstor (Find Spot)
MDV30834Related to: Pottery sherd found near Deancombe Farm, Walkhampton (Find Spot)
MDV30823Related to: Stoneware sherd found near Deancombe Farm, Walkhampton (Find Spot)

Associated Finds

  • FDV4033 - SHERD (XV to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1750 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 10 2018 12:18PM