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HER Number:MDV4445
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/90/22

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV4758.

Passage barrow with kist, which extends beyond barrow edge on northern aspect. No.21 on plan. Barrow 32.7m by 19.3m; kist 20.7m by 3.7m (haswell).


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

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


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5783.

Des=information from major haswell.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV5784.

Des=bayer, o. J. /barrows in the torridge district of north west devon: a study in distribution + location/(1996)abbotsham 1/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. 162 (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. 162.
SDV4758Migrated Record:
SDV4878Migrated Record: Bayer, O. J..
SDV5783Migrated Record:
SDV5784Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 23 2015 12:46PM