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HER Number:MDV55261
Name:PILLOW MOUND in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Vis=24/3/1994 (gerrard) pillow mound forming part of trowlesworthy warren survives as a 9m by 4m by 0.8m high, flat topped, oblong shaped mound of soil and stone surrounded on 4 sides by the ditch from which construction material was quarried. The ditch survives as a 3m wide and 0.25m deep hollow on the s + e sides of the mound and elsewhere as a buried feature. The n and e sides of the mound are revetted with drystone walling, which may survive elsewhere as a buried feature (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 577 643
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/198/84/7
  • Old SAM Ref: 24245

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=24/3/1994 (gerrard) pillow mound forming part of trowlesworthy warren survives as a 9m by 4m by 0.8m high, flat topped, oblong shaped mound of soil and stone surrounded on 4 sides by the ditch from which construction material was quarried. The ditch survives as a 3m wide and 0.25m deep hollow on the s + e sides of the mound and elsewhere as a buried feature. The n and e sides of the mound are revetted with drystone walling, which may survive elsewhere as a buried feature (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146350.

Des=national trust/the upper plym valley: the management of an historic landscape/(1994)1.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146351.

Des=mpp/130938.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV146350Migrated Record:
SDV146351Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV14148Part of: Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7369 - Survey of Granite Loading Bays at Trowlesworthy, Devon

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM