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HER Number:MDV58303
Name:Great Potheridge Deerpark


A deer park at Potheridge is shown on Saxton's map, published about 1575.


Grid Reference:SS 514 146
Map Sheet:SS51SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMerton
Ecclesiastical ParishMERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS51SW/1/7

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

NMR, citing Shirely, SS51SW13 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV2496.

A deer park at Potheridge is shown on Saxton's map, published about 1575.(place names incorporating "park" appear on os 6" 1964 at SS510154, 510148, and 513140) .

Shirley, E. P., 1867, Some Account of English Deerparks, 92 (Monograph). SDV314505.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV2496National Monuments Record Database: NMR, citing Shirely. SS51SW13.
SDV314505Monograph: Shirley, E. P.. 1867. Some Account of English Deerparks. Some Account of English Deerparks. Unknown. 92.

Associated Monuments

MDV297Related to: Great Potheridge House, Merton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 7:54PM