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HER Number:MDV46484
Name:Millstone at King's Oven Pound, Chagford


Unfinished millstone lying near the centre of the Prehistoric pound known as King's Oven on the eastern slopes of Water Hill


Grid Reference:SX 674 812
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/58/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILLSTONE (Unknown date)

Full description

Robinson, R., 1985, King' Oven Millstone (Worksheet). SDV227303.

Site visited on 20th June 1985. Unfinished millstone lying near the centre of the Prehistoric enclosure to the north-west of the Warren House Inn to which the name 'King's Oven has become attached. In appearance an prdinary grist millstone.

GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Small circular feature visible on aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV227303Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1985. King' Oven Millstone.
SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital. [Mapped feature: #111383 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV121913Part of: King's Oven Prehistoric Pound on eastern slopes of Water Hill, Chagford (Monument)
MDV6620Related to: Cairn and Cist at King's Oven to the east of Water Hill, Chagford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 13 2018 3:20PM