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HER Number:MDV38896
Name:Round Barrow to West of Marystow


Possible round barrow recorded as crop mark from air.


Grid Reference:SX 431 826
Map Sheet:SX48SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMarystow
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMARYSTOW

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Prehistoric or Roman barrow west of Marystow

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX48SW/27

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RING DITCH (Early Neolithic to Roman - 4000 BC to 409 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, Devon Air Photograph Transcriptions (Cartographic). SDV344181.

National Monuments Record, SX4382, 1-2, 4-5 (Aerial Photograph). SDV344282.

Griffith, F. M., 1984, DAP/CI, 7 (Aerial Photograph). SDV344279.

Circular ring ditch recorded from air, diameter 20 metres.

Robinson, R., 1987 - 2000, Devon Post-Reconnaissance Fieldwork Project (Un-published). SDV342165.

Site visit 16th December 1988. Site lies on moderate west slope. Field has many irregularities and changes in soil colour, difficult to assign to site. Other details: Photos H13, 14.

Miller, A., 1996, RCHME Aerial Photograph Primary Recording Project (Interpretation). SDV53184.

National Monuments Record, 2010, 1034715 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV344284.

SX48SW19. Probably round barrow site, of Prehistoric or Roman date, seen as cropmark. Record last updated: Unknown

Sources / Further Reading

SDV342165Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1987 - 2000. Devon Post-Reconnaissance Fieldwork Project. Devon Post-Reconnaissance Fieldwork Project. A4 Unbound.
SDV344181Cartographic: Devon County Council. Devon Air Photograph Transcriptions. Devon Air Photograph Transcriptions. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #90061 ]
SDV344279Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1984. DAP/CI. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 7.
SDV344282Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. SX4382. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Unknown. 1-2, 4-5.
SDV344284National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. 1034715. National Monuments Record Index. Website.
SDV53184Interpretation: Miller, A.. 1996. RCHME Aerial Photograph Primary Recording Project. RCHME Aerial Photograph Primary Recording Project. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 17 2011 2:21PM