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HER Number:MDV51927
Name:Pedlerspool Lane, Land at Creedy Bridge, Crediton

Summary

Pedlerspool Lane formed part of the former boundary between the parises of Crediton & Sandford

Location

Grid Reference:SS 840 010
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSandford
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON
Ecclesiastical ParishSANDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SW/241

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Parish boundary shown on 19th century map running southeast along the middle of Pedlerspool Lane for most of its length. The boundary turns into the field to the north at SS84160099 just before Pedlerspool Lane forks.


Turton, S. D. + Weddell, P. J., 1993, Archaeological assessment of SWW Crediton area water supply: Stage II, 3 (Report - Assessment). SDV337624.

Pedlerspool Lane formed part of the old Crediton/Sandford parish boundary. Flanked by substantial banks surmounted by large trees. Cut at SS840010 by proposed SWW pipeline which then follows its course closely back towards main road.


Gillard, M., 2005, Site at Red Cross Hill, Crediton: results of an archaeological evaluation excavation (Report - Evaluation). SDV337625.

Other details: Appendix 2.


Smalley, R., 2015, Land at Creedy Bridge, Crediton (Report - Assessment). SDV359822.

The assessment considers land, approximately 31 hectares in extent, at Creedy Bridge, Crediton, which is being considered for residential development.

Pedlerspool Lane crosses the central part of the study site and once formed part of the former boundary between the parishes of Crediton and Sandford. The lane may have its origins in the Saxon or Early Medieval period.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337624Report - Assessment: Turton, S. D. + Weddell, P. J.. 1993. Archaeological assessment of SWW Crediton area water supply: Stage II. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 93.79. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3.
SDV337625Report - Evaluation: Gillard, M.. 2005. Site at Red Cross Hill, Crediton: results of an archaeological evaluation excavation. Southwest Archaeology Report. 051125. A4 stapled + Digital.
SDV359822Report - Assessment: Smalley, R.. 2015. Land at Creedy Bridge, Crediton. CgMs Consulting. RAJS/20085. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV51930Related to: Former Pump to the south of Pedlerspool Lane (Monument)
MDV51929Related to: Former Stone on south side of Pedlerspool Lane (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4145 - Red Cross Hill, Crediton
  • EDV7104 - Desk Based Assessment, Land at Creedy Bridge, Crediton (Ref: RAJS/20085)

Date Last Edited:Apr 27 2017 9:55AM