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HER Number:MDV57701
Name:Bank, Ashcombe


Possible former field boundary, in the form of a low bank running parallel with current field boundary/road.


Grid Reference:SX 938 793
Map Sheet:SX97NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAshcombe
Ecclesiastical ParishASHCOMBE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97NW/217

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD? (Between))

Full description

Manning, P. T. + Walmsley, L. P., 1997, Devon County Council Haldon Ridge archaeological survey: Phase II (Report - Survey). SDV294888.

Exeter Archaeology, 1997, Haldon Ridge Survey (Report - Survey). SDV337108.

Site visit 14/3/1997 by Exeter Archaeology. Low bank c.2m wide x 0.1-0.15m high runs 30m south of and parallel with road/north hedgebank of the field (parish boundary). It is most visible at the west end of the field, but may be continued to the east field boundary - possible slight line visible at east end. Probable former field boundary. Not shown on 1st ed.6" map 1890 (102ne).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV294888Report - Survey: Manning, P. T. + Walmsley, L. P.. 1997. Devon County Council Haldon Ridge archaeological survey: Phase II. Exeter Archaeology Report. 97.43. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV337108Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 1997. Haldon Ridge Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 31 2019 11:13AM