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HER Number:MDV5087
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest, Shaugh Prior


Barrow near plym head, destroyed within the last year or two (collier).


Grid Reference:SX 62 68
Map Sheet:SX66NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NW/11

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Not visible (rchm app 1985). Vis=20/8/1977 (os). No barrow was found in the vicinity of plym head but collier may be referring to the much mutilated cairn some 500m to the southwest (os).

COLLIER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251028.

Barrow near plym head, destroyed within the last year or two (collier).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251030.

Collier, w. F. /tda/9(1877)121/first report of the committee on dartmoor.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251031.


Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV251028Migrated Record: COLLIER.
SDV251030Migrated Record:
SDV251031Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 15 2015 11:42AM