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HER Number:MDV38715
Name:17th century pottery from North Walk, Barnstaple

Summary

Quantities of 17th century pottery have been recovered from North Walk.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 555 333
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit Site Code: ND119
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/430

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit, 1991, North Devon Archaeological Site Code Index, Site Code ND119, 120 (Report - non-specific). SDV63429.

In excess of 2.0 metres of stratigraphy and large quantities of pottery observed in a deep service trench in North Walk in 1987. Deep stratigraphy was also observed in a continuation of the service trench in Tuly Street.


Exeter Archaeology, 2001, Archaeological Assessment and Building Recording at Commercial Road, Barnstaple, 9, Fig. 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV73888.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, Barnstaple Castle Car Park Scheme: Phase 1: Archaeological Assessment, 19 (Report - Assessment). SDV319631.

A large quantity of 17th century pottery from circa 1.3 metres below ground level may have been recovered from near the junction of Tuly Street and North Walk and not at the above National Grid Reference.


Southwest Archaeology, 2013, Greater Barnstaple Area Project Database, Mapping Area 109, 110 (Un-published). SDV351581.

Mapping Area 109.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319631Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. Barnstaple Castle Car Park Scheme: Phase 1: Archaeological Assessment. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.62. A4 Stapled + Digital. 19.
SDV351581Un-published: Southwest Archaeology. 2013. Greater Barnstaple Area Project Database. Greater Barnstaple Area Project. Digital. Mapping Area 109, 110. [Mapped feature: #89957 ]
SDV63429Report - non-specific: North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit. 1991. North Devon Archaeological Site Code Index. North Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. Site Code ND119, 120.
SDV73888Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2001. Archaeological Assessment and Building Recording at Commercial Road, Barnstaple. Exeter Archaeology Report. 01.28. A4 Stapled + Digital. 9, Fig. 2.

Associated Monuments

MDV38774Related to: Post Medieval Pottery Works in Barnstaple (Monument)
MDV15273Related to: Rendles Pottery, North Walk, Barnstaple (Building)
MDV107246Related to: Waste Dumps from North Walk Pottery, Barnstaple (Find Spot)

Associated Finds

  • FDV4074 - POT (XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD)

Associated Events

  • EDV1350 - Archaeological Assessment and Building Recording at Commercial Road, Barnstaple
  • EDV1378 - Barnstaple Castle Car Park Scheme Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:Jun 19 2014 12:17PM