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HER Number:MDV56176
Name:Whitchurch Deerpark


A deer park is said to have existed at Whitchurch in the 16th century. Exact location not known.


Grid Reference:SX 48 73
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWHITCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/326

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • DEER PARK (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Shirley, E. P., 1867, Some Account of English Deerparks (Monograph). SDV314505.

A deer park at Whitchurch mentioned by Dr Borde in a list of the 16th century.

Context One Archaeological Services, 2009, 142-152 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon: An Archaeological Watching Brief, 4; figure 2 (Report - Watching Brief). SDV344587.

National Monuments Record, 2012, 437990 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV350332.

Deer park at Whitchurch.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV314505Monograph: Shirley, E. P.. 1867. Some Account of English Deerparks. Some Account of English Deerparks. Unknown.
SDV344587Report - Watching Brief: Context One Archaeological Services. 2009. 142-152 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon: An Archaeological Watching Brief. Context One Archaeological Services Report. COAS/WBF/09/PRD. A4 Stapled + Digital. 4; figure 2.
SDV350332National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2012. 437990. National Monuments Record Database. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4694 - Archaeological Watching Brief at 142-152 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon

Date Last Edited:Oct 15 2012 4:26PM