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HER Number:MDV41851
Name:Berry, Hartland

Summary

The name Berry contains an Old English place name element, burgh, meaning enclosure. This may hint at an enclosed settlement of the post-Roman 'round' type.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 234 253
Map Sheet:SS22NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22NW/12/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Roman to Late Medieval - 410 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1931, The Place-Names of Devon: Part One, 77 (Monograph). SDV1312.

Berry contains the place name element 'berry' from the Old English, 'burgh' meaning enclosure.


Pearce, S. M., 1985, The Early Church in the Landscape: The Evidence from North Devon (part), 266 (Article in Serial). SDV336495.

The name may hint at an enclosed settlement of the post-Roman 'round' type although nothing has been recorded in the field.


Southwest Archaeology, 2005, Berry House Farm, Stoke, Hartland, Devon: Results of an Archaeological Desk-based Assessment and Survey of Buildings, 2.2 (Report - Assessment). SDV323848.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 144 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1312Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1931. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. VIII. A5 Hardback. 77.
SDV323848Report - Assessment: Southwest Archaeology. 2005. Berry House Farm, Stoke, Hartland, Devon: Results of an Archaeological Desk-based Assessment and Survey of Buildings. Southwest Archaeology Report. 050622. A4 Stapled + Digital. 2.2.
SDV336495Article in Serial: Pearce, S. M.. 1985. The Early Church in the Landscape: The Evidence from North Devon (part). Archaeological Journal. 142. A4 Stapled + Digital. 266.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 144.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #91225 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV30765Related to: Berry Farmhouse, Hartland (Building)
MDV73029Related to: Berry, Hartland (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4127 - Survey of Berry House Farm, Stoke, Hartland, Devon

Date Last Edited:Jul 23 2015 9:36AM