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HER Number:MDV32709
Name:BOUNDARY STONE in the Parish of Horwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey, Instow


A boundary stone shown on 1880s map between Fremington & Instow Parishes is shown on later maps as a boundary post


Grid Reference:SS 507 292
Map Sheet:SS52NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHorwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey
Civil ParishInstow
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishINSTOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS52NW/52

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

Boundary Stone shown as 'B.S.' on OS 25" (1880s) map at a point where the boundary between the Parishes of Fremington & Instow turns sharply east skirting a triangular enclosure on the east side of the road.

Ordnance Survey, 1938, 12SE. Revision of 1903 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition (Cartographic). SDV335646.

'Boundary Post' shown on OS 6" (1903) map.

Ordnance Survey, 1964, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV339898.

No sign of boundary post on OS 6" (1964) map.

James, T. + Chandler, J., 2004, The Proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple Overhead 132kV Transmission Line, 6,15,Table 1, Fig 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV72921.

Boundary post on the old Barnstaple to Bideford road to the south of Kittymoor Brake.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV335646Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1938. 12SE. Revision of 1903 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV339898Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1964. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV72921Report - Assessment: James, T. + Chandler, J.. 2004. The Proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple Overhead 132kV Transmission Line. AC Archaeology Report. 4604/1/0. A4 Stapled + Digital. 6,15,Table 1, Fig 2.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV23350Related to: Section of the Parish Boundary between Fremington and Instow at Huish Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV767 - The proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple overhead 132kV transmission line

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM