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HER Number:MDV34295
Name:Strip fields associated with Luckdon Farm


Two large areas of strip fields are depicted on the Tithe Map; to the west and north-east of Luckdon.


Grid Reference:SX 745 828
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/200

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV312281.

Des=worksheet(griffiths 1986). Vis=21/8/1986 (griffiths). Cultivation in strips of area around luckdon, north bovey, suggested by 1780 courtenay estate map. Seven fields (wasteland, berry ball, broadland, shortland, ridganay, lower croft and higher croft) subdivided into strips rented alternately by two tenants by then (griffiths).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV312282.

Dro=1508/m surveys v5.

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Two large areas of strip fields are depicted on the Tithe Map associated with Luckdon. One is to the west of the farms and is two main plots, subdivided into a number of narrow strips, running north-south. The other lies to the north-east of the farms. It is subdivided into strips mostly aligned north-west by south-east, although two plots in the centre of the area have strips aligned south-west by north-east. Closely associated to a round enclosure which is divided into two.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV312281Migrated Record:
SDV312282Migrated Record:
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV27974Related to: Cairn in Easdon Down Woods (Monument)
MDV34294Related to: Enclosure north-east of Luckdon, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV112098Related to: Higher Luckdon Farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV112100Related to: Luckdon Farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 10 2017 11:04AM