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HER Number:MDV53884
Name:Stone lined drain to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes

Summary

Stone lined drain, largely destroyed by the insertion of a modern ceramic sewer pipe, and by terracing.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 800 603
Map Sheet:SX86SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTotnes
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishTOTNES

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX86SW/283/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DRAIN (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Stead, P. M. + Matthews, A. J., 1993, Archaeological Evaluation of Lloyds Bank Premises, South Street, Totnes, 4 (Report - Evaluation). SDV157487.

Stone lined drain, largely destroyed by the insertion of a modern ceramic sewer pipe, and by terracing.


Exeter Archaeology, 1997, Archaeological Evaluation and Recording at the Old Store, South Street, Totnes, 1993 and 1996: Summary of the Results (Report - Evaluation). SDV157488.

Probable east-west continuation of a circa 18th or 19th century stone lined drain observed in a drainage test pit excavated against the exterior of the rear (north) wall of the derelict building.


Nenk, B. S. + Haith, C. + Bradley, J., 1997, Medieval Britain and Ireland in 1996, 251 (Article in Serial). SDV361739.

Summary of evaluation carried out by Exeter Archaeology.


Stead, P. M., 2004, Appendix 1: Excavations at 54 High Street in 1993 and 1996. In, An Excavation on the Defences of the Anglo-Saxon Burh and Medieval Town of Totnes, 70-71 (Article in Serial). SDV322452.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV157487Report - Evaluation: Stead, P. M. + Matthews, A. J.. 1993. Archaeological Evaluation of Lloyds Bank Premises, South Street, Totnes. Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report. 93.61. A4 stapled + Digital. 4.
SDV157488Report - Evaluation: Exeter Archaeology. 1997. Archaeological Evaluation and Recording at the Old Store, South Street, Totnes, 1993 and 1996: Summary of the Results. Exeter Archaeology Report. A4 stapled + Digital.
SDV322452Article in Serial: Stead, P. M.. 2004. Appendix 1: Excavations at 54 High Street in 1993 and 1996. In, An Excavation on the Defences of the Anglo-Saxon Burh and Medieval Town of Totnes. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 62. 70-71.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #94707 ]
SDV361739Article in Serial: Nenk, B. S. + Haith, C. + Bradley, J.. 1997. Medieval Britain and Ireland in 1996. Medieval Archaeology. 41. Unknown. 251.

Associated Monuments

MDV53883Related to: Rubbish pit to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes (Monument)
MDV62386Related to: The Old Store, South Street, Totnes (Monument)
MDV53882Related to: Totnes Town Wall to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes (Monument)
MDV53885Related to: Wall to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes (Monument)
MDV53886Related to: Wall to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes (Monument)
MDV53887Related to: Wall to the rear of 54 High Street on South Street, Totnes (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2042 - Archaeological Evaluation of Lloyds Bank Premises, South Street, Totnes
  • EDV2041 - Archaeological Evaluation and Recording at the Old Store, South Street, Totnes, 1993 and 1996: Summary of the Results

Date Last Edited:Sep 6 2018 10:56AM