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HER Number:MDV37810
Name:Stumpy Cross, Silverton


This cross was removed in the 1840s by Lord Egremont and erected in Silverton Park (Coombe Satchfield).


Grid Reference:SS 952 017
Map Sheet:SS90SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSilverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSILVERTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Cropmarks of prehistoric field system recorded by geophysical survey and archaeological evaluation, north west of Dunsmore Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS90SE/3/2
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CROSS (Unknown date)

Full description

CHALK, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV44086.

A cross in the shrubbery at coombe satchfield was moved there from stumpy cross, silverton by lord egremont in about 1840 (chalk).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV56321.

Chalk, l. J. /dcnq/20(1938-1939)330/'cross' place names near silverton.

Watson, A., 2007-2017?, Devon Crosses, 418, (Vol 4) (Un-published). SDV360833.

A cross in the shrubbery at Silverton Park was moved there from Stumpy Cross, Silverton by Lord Egremont in the 1830s or 40s (see related record).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV360833Un-published: Watson, A.. 2007-2017?. Devon Crosses. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. 418, (Vol 4).
SDV44086Migrated Record: CHALK.
SDV56321Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV1286Related to: Stumpy Cross, Silverton Park (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 31 2018 12:00PM