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HER Number:MDV36061
Name:WELL in the Parish of Bigbury


Well situated in a narrow valley, adjacent to Holywell Farm.


Grid Reference:SX 664 473
Map Sheet:SX64NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBigbury
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBIGBURY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX64NE/8/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WELL (Unknown date)

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1986, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV166582.

A well shown on the OS 1:2500 plan dated 1974, lies in a narrow valley adjacent to Holywell Farm. Covered by a concrete slab. The water is piped away. Lies under bramble and scrub in a neglected corner of a field.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV166582Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1986. SX64NE4.

Associated Monuments

MDV4873Related to: St. Ann's Well south of Holwell Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2851 - Unnamed Event

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM