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HER Number:MDV56323
Name:Indio Pond

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SX 815 775
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/259
  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum Accession Number: 212/2008

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

1963, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295305.

Indio pond. Recorded on os 6" (1963) map (os).

ADAMS + THOMAS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295307.

Associated with potteries at bovey heath (folly) and indeo. A "pond house" associated with pond garden pottery was in existence by 1782 and so the pond is likely to be mid 18c in origin (adams + thomas).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295308.

Adams, b. + thomas, a. /a potworks in devonshire/(1996).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295309.

Des=os 6"(1963)8-10,42.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295310.

Dro=plan/map of part of bovey heath/(1837)/copy in pf.

PLAN, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV30201.

This pond is recorded on an 1837 survey of water courses belonging to the folly pottery on bovey heath (plan).

Farnell, A. J., 2009, Archaeological Recording at Indio Ponds, Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, Devon, 3 (Report - Watching Brief). SDV347161.

Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV295305Migrated Record: 1963.
SDV295307Migrated Record: ADAMS + THOMAS.
SDV295308Migrated Record:
SDV295309Migrated Record:
SDV295310Migrated Record:
SDV30201Migrated Record: PLAN.
SDV347161Report - Watching Brief: Farnell, A. J.. 2009. Archaeological Recording at Indio Ponds, Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, Devon. Exeter Archaeology Report. 09.55. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #95535 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV21227Related to: Indio Pottery, Bovey Tracey (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 4 2015 8:48AM