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HER Number:MDV54511
Name:Reave system 230 metres north-east of Thornworthy House Hotel

Summary

Vis=2/5/1990 (rchme) centred sx67248519. Several boulder and slab field boundaries oriented nw-se are probably fossilised elements of the parallel reave system visible on open moorland to the w.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 672 852
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/264
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PARALLEL REAVE SYSTEM (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV275528.

Vis=2/5/1990 (rchme) centred sx67248519. Several boulder and slab field boundaries oriented nw-se are probably fossilised elements of the parallel reave system visible on open moorland to the w.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV275530.

Nmr=sx68ne84.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV275531.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(2/5/1990)rchme field investigation.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Prehistoric field boundaries inndicated on the survey layer. Map object based on this source.


National Monuments Record, 2010, Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV214864.

Two slight stoney scarps, 0.3m high, run between sx67178516 and sx67228512 and also between sx67218524 and sx67268520; they have the same orientation as the field boundaries. A solitary hut circle lies at sx67278512 adjacent to one of the currently neglected field boundaries in an area covered by small clearance cairns (probert).


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

Reaves / field boundaries are partly preserved in the modern field bnoundaries. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV214864National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
SDV275528Report - Survey: RCHME.
SDV275530Migrated Record:
SDV275531Migrated Record:
SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV125115Related to: Field system around Frenchbeer Rock (Monument)
MDV6206Related to: Hut circle north-east of Thornworthy Lodge (Monument)
MDV125123Related to: Leat north-east of Thornworthy Cottage (Monument)
MDV125124Related to: Leat north-west of Frenchbeer Rock (Monument)
MDV125122Related to: Streamworks north-east Thornworthy Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7423 - Archaeological survey of woodlands near Teigncombe

Date Last Edited:Feb 5 2019 4:21PM