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HER Number:MDV30931
Name:Remains of a building on Buckland Common

Summary

A small rectangle of granite boulders on Buckland Common may have been the base of a small building. Post-medieval or modern in date.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 738 740
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/376

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1899 AD (Between))

Full description

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

SX 7383 7414 (visited 4/4/1983) Remains of a rectangular stone structure consisting of a single course of roughly dressed granite stones. Situated 46 paces west of the path running towards the beacon. Post-medieval in appearance.


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

Scatter of stone visible on the aerial photograph.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 56, figure 18 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

Base of a building at SX73814 74091. A small rectangle of granite boulders on Buckland Common may have been the base of a small building. Post-medieval or modern in date. Condition is stable.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345904Un-published: Belsey, P. M.. 1983 - 1987. Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87026 ]
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 56, figure 18.

Associated Monuments

MDV7983Related to: Reave system on Buckland Common (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Feb 29 2016 9:47AM