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HER Number:MDV56842
Name:VERMIN TRAP in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Vis=4/4/1995 (gerrard) animal run survives as a v-shaped gully situated within a partially enclosed hut settlement. Survives as a v-shaped gully and each arm is 12m long, 1m wide and 0.2m deep. Material upcast during its construction forms a 1m wide and 0.2m high bank on the downslope side. This gully probably represents part of a complex system of animal runs in which rabbits and vermin could have been trapped (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 572 646
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/198/111
  • Old SAM Ref: 24232

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VERMIN TRAP (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Vis=4/4/1995 (gerrard) animal run survives as a v-shaped gully situated within a partially enclosed hut settlement. Survives as a v-shaped gully and each arm is 12m long, 1m wide and 0.2m deep. Material upcast during its construction forms a 1m wide and 0.2m high bank on the downslope side. This gully probably represents part of a complex system of animal runs in which rabbits and vermin could have been trapped (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV138348.

Thackray, c.(ed)/the upper plym valley: the management of an historic landscape/(1994)38/102.106.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV138349.

Des=mpp/140650.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV138348Migrated Record:
SDV138349Migrated 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