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HER Number:MDV34081
Name:Former Sports Field, Limer's Lane


Sports field shown on early 20th century Ordnance Survey maps. Eastern half occupied by a property by 1949.


Grid Reference:SS 451 280
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNortham
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NE/150

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RECREATION GROUND (XX - 1906 AD to 1949 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1913 - 1914, Third Edition Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map (Cartographic). SDV347459.

'Sports Field' shown.

Ordnance Survey, 1930 - 1939, Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV336668.

'Sports Field' marked.

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

House visible on eastern part of land formerly used for sports field.

Ordnance Survey, 1953 - 1969, Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map (Cartographic). SDV340358.

Vanstone, A. C., 1988, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV349799.

Land shown but not marked on Ordnance Survey 6 inch (1963) map. This land is not developed for housing.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336668Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930 - 1939. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #88203 ]
SDV340358Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1953 - 1969. Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map. National Grid A edition imperial. Map (Digital).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV347459Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1913 - 1914. Third Edition Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map. Third Edition Ordnance Survey Six Inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV349799Personal Comment: Vanstone, A. C.. 1988.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 27 2012 2:15PM