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HER Number:MDV34632
Name:Boundary Post on Swineham Hill


Boundary post shown on 19th century map at the road junction on the parish boundary on Swineham Hill


Grid Reference:SS 861 217
Map Sheet:SS82SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKnowstone
Civil ParishOakford
DistrictMid Devon
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKNOWSTONE
Ecclesiastical ParishOAKFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS82SE/30

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY POST (XVIII to XX - 1800 AD to 1950 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Site of a boundary post shown as 'B.P' on 19th century map on the boundary between Oakford and Knowstone parishes.

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

'B.P' shown on early 20th century map on the southern corner of the road junction.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 23SE (Cartographic). SDV335702.

'B.P' shown on 1906 map.

Ordnance Survey, 1973, SS82SE (Cartographic). SDV342520.

Boundary post not shown on 1973 map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV335702Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 23SE. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342520Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1973. SS82SE. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 1 2009 10:23AM