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HER Number:MDV30966
Name:Charcoal burning platform in Woodleigh's Wood


Charcoal burner's hearth. Timber felling in progress (belsey).


Grid Reference:SX 722 726
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of a charcoal burning platform within Woodleigh's Wood, which is known to be at least 500 years old

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/343
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHARCOAL BURNING PLATFORM (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV282174.

Des=worksheet(belsey, p. M. )/checklist(1987).

BELSEY, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV282345.

Vis=21/3/1984 (belsey). Charcoal burner's hearth. Timber felling in progress (belsey).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV282174Migrated Record:
SDV282345Migrated Record: BELSEY.

Associated Monuments

MDV30710Part of: Woodleigh's Wood, Buckland in the Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 16 2017 2:25PM