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HER Number:MDV3885
Name:MANOR in the Parish of Gulworthy

Summary

Morwell manor. Boundaries cut out from tavistock. Taken from two 15th century surveys - survey of hurdwick (1416) and of morwell(1414), transcripts in the white book. At the time of domesday morwell was included in the manor of tavistock and held in demesne by the abbot. Finberg believes it identifies with roborough which was granted by abbot wymund to his brother william about the end of the 11th century. Some account of the early history of the manor (finberg,1945).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 446 708
Map Sheet:SX47SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SW/512/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MANOR (XI to Late Medieval - 1001 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

FINBERG,1945, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240646.

Morwell manor. Boundaries cut out from tavistock. Taken from two 15th century surveys - survey of hurdwick (1416) and of morwell(1414), transcripts in the white book. At the time of domesday morwell was included in the manor of tavistock and held in demesne by the abbot. Finberg believes it identifies with roborough which was granted by abbot wymund to his brother william about the end of the 11th century. Some account of the early history of the manor (finberg,1945).


FINBERG,1947-1949, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240647.

It is not to be confused with the manor of roborough, also a property of the abbot of tavistock, in the parish of roborough in the north of the county (finberg,1947-1949).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240649.

Finberg, h. P. R. /tda/77(1945)158-159/morwell.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240650.

Finberg, h. P. R. /dcnq/23(1947-1949)241/the manor of roborough.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240651.

Des=dyer, m. J. + manning, p. T. /objective 5b: lower tamar valley recreation + land management initiative: cultural heritage appraisal/(1998)37/ea report 98.60.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV240652.

Gover, j. E. B. + mawer, a. + stenton, f. M. /the place-names of devon/(1931).


Dyer, M. + Manning, P., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV27135.

Recorded as morwalla in 1194 from oe 'mor'(a moor or marsh) + 'wielle' (a well, spring or stream) (dyer + manning).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV240646Migrated Record: FINBERG,1945.
SDV240647Migrated Record: FINBERG,1947-1949.
SDV240649Migrated Record:
SDV240650Migrated Record:
SDV240651Migrated Record:
SDV240652Migrated Record:
SDV27135Migrated Record: Dyer, M. + Manning, P..

Associated Monuments

MDV3884Related to: Morwell Barton, Gulworthy (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 11 2018 12:19PM