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HER Number:MDV42821
Name:Shobrooke, Monkton Boundary

Summary

The bounds of Monkton, having followed 'ceacga broc' (Easterbrook) for a short distance, follow 'thaere dice hyrnan' (the dyke's corner) to 'the people's highway'.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 895 001
Map Sheet:SS80SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishShobrooke
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHOBROOKE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SE/91

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINEAR EARTHWORK (VIII to Late Medieval - 701 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Hooke, D., 1990, Studies on Devon Charter Boundaries, 201-2 (Article in Serial). SDV140514.

The bounds of Monkton, having followed 'ceacga broc' (Easterbrook) for a short distance, follow 'thaere dice hyrnan' (the dyke's corner) to 'the people's highway'. Other details: Figure 2.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV140514Article in Serial: Hooke, D.. 1990. Studies on Devon Charter Boundaries. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 122. A5 Paperback. 201-2.

Associated Monuments

MDV42822Related to: ROAD in the Parish of Shobrooke, Upton Pyne (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 27 2006 12:51PM