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HER Number:MDV52646
Name:Ditch, Trowlesworthy Warren


North-east by south-west aligned ditch/gully joining drain/gully MDV52645 and corn ditch MDV52655.


Grid Reference:SX 571 646
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/488/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DITCH (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Thackray, C., 1994, The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape, 37, 102.103 (Report - non-specific). SDV143510.

(1987 estimate) Ditch high branches to south-west from east-west drain (MDV52645) to meet corn ditch (MDV52655). Bridge of single stone slab situated midway along it. Bank on north side is 1m wide, 0.2m high. Measures 40m long, 2m wide, 0.4m deep. Oriented north-east by south-west.

Environment Agency WMS, 1998-2016, LiDAR DSM data JPEG image (1m resolution) (Cartographic). SDV360209.

visible on the lidar data.

Probert, S. A. J. + Fletcher, M. J., 2002, Plym Valley survey (Report - Survey). SDV350782.

Depicted on the GIS survey layer.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV143510Report - non-specific: Thackray, C.. 1994. The Upper Plym Valley: the management of an historic landscape. 37, 102.103.
SDV350782Report - Survey: Probert, S. A. J. + Fletcher, M. J.. 2002. Plym Valley survey. English Heritage Archaeological Investigation Report. Unknown.
SDV360209Cartographic: Environment Agency WMS. 1998-2016. LiDAR DSM data JPEG image (1m resolution). Environment Agency LiDAR data. Digital. [Mapped feature: #124992 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV52653Related to: Corn ditch, Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)
MDV52645Related to: Ditch, Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon
  • EDV8148 - The Upper Plym Valley: The Management of an Historic Landscape
  • EDV8155 - Plym Valley Survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 31 2020 9:44AM