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HER Number:MDV5161
Name:Ford at Plym Steps


The ford over which the southern branch of Abbot's Way went after leaving the northern at "Broad rock".


Grid Reference:SX 602 672
Map Sheet:SX66NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictSouth Hams
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NW/63

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FORD (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1890 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152388.

Plym steps. The ford over which the southern branch of abbot's way went after leaving the northern at "broad rock".

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152389.

Prowse, a. /tda/24(1892)426/the bounds of the forest of dartmoor.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV152388Migrated Record:
SDV152389Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV5076Related to: The Abbot's Way, Dartmoor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 19 2016 3:17PM