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HER Number:MDV52601
Name:Field south-east of Trowlesworthy Warren Farmstead, Shaugh Prior

Summary

Field shown on early 20th century map to the south-east of Trowlesworthy Warren Farmstead

Location

Grid Reference:SX 569 646
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/198/15

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FIELD (XIX - 1890 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Haynes, R. G., Map of Trowlesworthy Warren (Cartographic). SDV165949.


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

Field not shown on 19th century map.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Field shown on early 20th century map.


Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape, 48, 102 130 n (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.

Enclosed field at SX56946466 measures 81 metres by 53 metres. Constructed after 1844 with deceptively flimsy walls, in which many gaps are visible between irregular stones. It may have been designed to deter animals from climbing over


Berry, N., 2003, Trowlesworthy Warren Farm: Archaeological Survey and Assessment of the Field Boundaries (Report - Survey). SDV320483.

The northern field boundary is considered to be of late medieval origin with the other boundaries constructed between 1886-1904. Other details: Map Section.


Ordnance Survey, 2019, MasterMap 2019 (Cartographic). SDV362729.

Field shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape. 48, 102 130 n.
SDV165949Cartographic: Haynes, R. G.. Map of Trowlesworthy Warren. Unknown.
SDV320483Report - Survey: Berry, N.. 2003. Trowlesworthy Warren Farm: Archaeological Survey and Assessment of the Field Boundaries. National Trust Archaeological Survey Report. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV362729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2019. MasterMap 2019. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #119711 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV14148Part of: Trowlesworthy Warren, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV52599Related to: Clover Field to the south-east of Trowlesworthy Warren Farmstead, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV52602Related to: Field south-east of Trowlesworthy Warren Farmstead, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV76847Related to: Trowlesworthy Warren Farmstead, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV726 - Unnamed Event
  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon
  • EDV8148 - The Upper Plym Valley: The Management of an Historic Landscape

Date Last Edited:Sep 6 2019 4:00PM