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HER Number:MDV54524
Name:LINHAY in the Parish of Chagford

Summary

Vis=16/8/1990 (rchme) the remains of an abandoned linhay in rough grazing 200m sw of yelfords. The front wall is marked by 2 upright and one leaning granite posts each around 2m high topped with iron spikes. The nearby field wall presumably formed the rear of this structure which would have measured about 4.5m nw-se by 3.3m.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 672 865
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/200

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINHAY (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV277557.

Vis=16/8/1990 (rchme) the remains of an abandoned linhay in rough grazing 200m sw of yelfords. The front wall is marked by 2 upright and one leaning granite posts each around 2m high topped with iron spikes. The nearby field wall presumably formed the rear of this structure which would have measured about 4.5m nw-se by 3.3m.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV277559.

Nmr=sx68ne101.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV277560.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(16/8/1990)/rchme field investigation.


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

The posts are drill-split indicating a post-1800 date (probert).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV214864National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
SDV277557Report - Survey: RCHME.
SDV277559Migrated Record:
SDV277560Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM