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HER Number:MDV57034
Name:Roman Road to west of Horwell Wood, Colebrooke


Aerial photographs show the line of the Roman road through two arable fields to the west of Horwell Wood, now partly followed by field boundaries.


Grid Reference:SX 743 994
Map Sheet:SX79NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishColebrooke
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCOLEBROOKE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX79NW/4/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD (Between))

Full description

APH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV44013.

Roman road continuing into clannaborough and colebrooke parishes recorded on 1986 aps. Prominent mark followed in part by field boundaries (aph).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV44014.

Aph=dap/fx 8-9/(6/3/1986).

Toller, H., 2010, Remains of Roman Road Near Horwell Wood (Aerial Photograph). SDV355244.

Aerial photograph shows the line of the Roman road through two arable fields to the west of Horwell Wood.

Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC, 2015 onwards, 2015 onward Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV362959.

Cropmark visible across fields, that in the western of the two fields picks up on a former hedgeline.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355244Aerial Photograph: Toller, H.. 2010. Remains of Roman Road Near Horwell Wood. Digital.
SDV362959Aerial Photograph: Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. 2015 onwards. 2015 onward Aerial Photographs. Bluesky International Ltd/Getmapping PLC. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #117763 ]
SDV44013Migrated Record: APH.
SDV44014Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments

MDV125746Part of: Roman Road south of Colebrooke (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 10 2019 4:12PM