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HER Number:MDV40105
Name:Ring Ditch to South of Starved Oak Cross, Upton Pyne

Summary

Possible small ring ditch recorded from air. Probably the same feature as recorded in MDV60652.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 912 986
Map Sheet:SX99NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUpton Pyne
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Cropmarks of Prehistoric ring ditch about 175 metres south-south-east of Starved Oak Cross

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX99NW/190

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RING DITCH (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Griffith, F. M., 1984, DAP/AY, 9 (Aerial Photograph). SDV96554.

Possible small ring ditch recorded from the air.


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

Site visit 15/06/1990. Level area. Possible low mound.


Southwest Archaeology, 2008, Hurdles Farm, Upton Pyne, Exeter, Devon. Results of a Desk-Based Cartographic Assessment, 22 (Report - Assessment). SDV341805.


Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R., 2014-2015, East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project (Interpretation). SDV356883.

This monument record is probably mis-sited and is likely to be the same as that recorded as MDV60652.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV341805Report - Assessment: Southwest Archaeology. 2008. Hurdles Farm, Upton Pyne, Exeter, Devon. Results of a Desk-Based Cartographic Assessment. Southwest Archaeology Report. 080313. A4 Stapled. 22.
SDV342165Un-published: Robinson, R.. 1987 - 2000. Devon Post-Reconnaissance Fieldwork Project. Devon Post-Reconnaissance Fieldwork Project. A4 Unbound.
SDV356883Interpretation: Hegarty, C. + Knight, S. + Sims, R.. 2014-2015. East and Mid Devon River Catchments National Mapping Programme Project. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
SDV96554Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1984. DAP/AY. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 9.

Associated Monuments

MDV60652Related to: Possible Ring Ditch to East of Pye Corner, Upton Pyne (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4428 - Desk-based Cartographic Assessment of a site at Hurdles Farm, Upton Pyne
  • EDV6530 - The East and Mid-Devon Rivers Catchment NMP project (Ref: ACD613)

Date Last Edited:Nov 18 2015 5:36PM