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HER Number:MDV3627
Name:Gatepost at Longash Farm

Summary

Holed stone gate hanger. This was located built into the south side of a stone wall. It measures 0.4 metres by 0.4 metres and is 0.3 metres thick. The hole is 0.15m deep. The stone because it is square would appear to have been the base stone in which the gate axis was seated.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 548 741
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/35

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV227978.

Osa=sx57sw7.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV227979.

Worth, r. H. /tda/81(1949)315/the moorstone age, part 1.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=21/11/1950 (os) holed stone gate hanger. This was located built into the south side of a stone wall. It measures 0.4m x 0.4m and is 0.3m thick. The hole is 0.15m deep. The stone because it is square would appear to have been the base stone in which the gate axis was seated (os).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV227978Migrated Record:
SDV227979Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.

Associated Monuments

MDV12820Related to: Huckentor deserted farmstead, Walkhampton (Monument)
MDV3626Related to: Longash farm, near Merrivale, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 22 2015 2:19PM