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HER Number:MDV54552
Name:Section of unfinished wall east of Stannon Brook

Summary

Vis=8/3/1989 (rchme) sx65058025 to sx65058037. An apparently unfinished wall running n-s along the gently sloping hillside e of stannon brook. Large granite boulders and occasional stone heaps form an intermittent line between sx65058025 and the newtake wall to the s. Some of the stones have been drill split and the feature does not rise above 2 courses, 0.7m high (probert).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 650 803
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of a series of leats running north-south on Stannon Hill, including on running all the way to Postbridge and an area of medieval cultivation ridges

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/300

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WALL (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV276493.

Nmr=sx68se121.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV276494.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(8/3/1989)/rchme field investigation.


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

Vis=8/3/1989 (rchme) sx65058025 to sx65058037. An apparently unfinished wall running n-s along the gently sloping hillside e of stannon brook. Large granite boulders and occasional stone heaps form an intermittent line between sx65058025 and the newtake wall to the s. Some of the stones have been drill split and the feature does not rise above 2 courses, 0.7m high (probert).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV214864National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
SDV276493Migrated Record:
SDV276494Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 2 2017 2:04PM