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HER Number:MDV4526
Name:ROAD in the Parish of North Tawton

Summary

Roman road on the south side of newland cross. A linear pitched stone foundation found when making the line of a new road 'some years ago' ie before 1978. The new line of the road now follows this line. Nb proximity to north tawton marching camp (worksheet).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 633 985
Map Sheet:SX69NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNorth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS60SE/27

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1142.

Roman road on the south side of newland cross. A linear pitched stone foundation found when making the line of a new road 'some years ago' ie before 1978. The new line of the road now follows this line. Nb proximity to north tawton marching camp (worksheet).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274696.

Des=worksheet in the parish file/oral info. Of mr. Doughty, district surveyor.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274697.

Fox, a. /south west england/(1964 re-edited 1973)164.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274698.

Gent, t. H. /archaeological assessment of a proposed golf course at the hams, north tawton/(1996)3,10/(ea report 96.09).


FOX, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV4034.

The fort (ss60se/26) has a four-mile stretch of road on its east side across the claylands followed by parish boundaries (fox).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1142Migrated Record:
SDV274696Migrated Record:
SDV274697Migrated Record:
SDV274698Migrated Record:
SDV4034Migrated Record: FOX.

Associated Monuments

MDV4525Related to: Roman Marching Camp north of The Barton, North Tawton I (Monument)
MDV107141Related to: Roman Road from North Tawton Roman Fortress to Okehampton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 6 2018 9:47AM