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HER Number:MDV4444
Name:Rock Outcrop near Kipling Tors, Westward Ho!

Summary

Previously reported 'passage barrow' subsequently identified as a rock outcrop.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 420 287
Map Sheet:SS42NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAbbotsham
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishABBOTSHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NW/90/21

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • NATURAL FEATURE (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV4758.

Passage barrow 20.3m by 18.7m, with kist 54.8m by 5.3m lying due n/s, and extending 33.3m beyond the north edge of the barrow. No.20 on plan (haswell).


Bayer, O. J., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV4878.

Natural feature shown to be a rock outcrop (bayer).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5797.

Des=information from major haswell.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5798.

Des=bayer, o. J. /barrows in the torridge district of north west devon: a study in distribution + location/(1996)abbotsham 3/unpub ba dissertation: univ of leicester/in smr.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 163 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Feature originally identified as barrow, subsequently shown to be natural rock.

Sources / Further Reading

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. 163.
SDV4758Migrated Record:
SDV4878Migrated Record: Bayer, O. J..
SDV5797Migrated Record:
SDV5798Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 23 2015 12:47PM