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HER Number:MDV36481
Name:SIGNAL POST in the Parish of Bow


Site of a 19C signal post on the north side of the railway line


Grid Reference:SS 724 001
Map Sheet:SS70SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBow
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS70SW/76

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SIGNAL POST (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

Site of a 'Signal Post' shown on OS 25" (1880s) map on the north side of the London & South Western Railway line.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 66NW (Cartographic). SDV335873.

'Signal Post' shown on OS 6" (1906) map.

Ordnance Survey, 1973, 6" (Cartographic). SDV39411.

No sign of signal post on OS 6" (1973) map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV335873Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 66NW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV39411Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1973. 6". 6".
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV22674Related to: RAILWAY in the Parish of Bow (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM