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HER Number:MDV55307
Name:PILLOW MOUND in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Vis=5/4/1995 (gerrard) pillowmound forming part of trowlesworthy warren. Survives as a 50m by 5m by 0.5m high, flat topped, rectangular mound of soil + stone which is partly revetted at n end. Surrounding the mound is the 2.4m wide and 0.3m deep ditch from which construction material was quarried (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 580 645
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/198/26
  • Old SAM Ref: 24118(P)

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=5/4/1995 (gerrard) pillowmound forming part of trowlesworthy warren. Survives as a 50m by 5m by 0.5m high, flat topped, rectangular mound of soil + stone which is partly revetted at n end. Surrounding the mound is the 2.4m wide and 0.3m deep ditch from which construction material was quarried (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174384.

Thackray, c.(ed)/the upper plym valley: the management of an historic landscape/(1994)94-5/102.389,392+393.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174385.

Crossing, w. /guide to dartmoor/(1990)431.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174386.

Des=robertson, j. G. /the archaeology of the upper plym valley/(1991)254-6/unpub phd thesis; edinburgh.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV174387.

Des=mpp/140354.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV174384Migrated Record:
SDV174385Migrated Record:
SDV174386Migrated Record:
SDV174387Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV14148Part of: Trowlesworthy Warren (Monument)
MDV62191Related to: Gully linking three pillow mounds at 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