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HER Number:MDV62396
Name:Stirrup Mount and Buckle, 30 Fore Street, Cullompton

Summary

Late Saxon/early Norman stirrup mount and medieval buckle found on spoil heap on site of flats behind butcher's shop, 30 Fore Street.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 020 072
Map Sheet:ST00NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCullompton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCULLOMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST00NW/78/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (VIII to Early Medieval - 701 AD to 1399 AD (Between))

Full description

Allan, J., 1999, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV338710.

Stirrup mount with openwork. Late Saxon/early Norman. Found in spoil dump on site of flats behind butcher's shop. Also zoomorphic buckle (possibly a lion or tiger). Solid cast, unusually elaborate. May be 12th or 13th century, or a little earlier. Both items shown at Royal Albert Memorial Museum by Stuart Hellier in November 1999.


Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338710Personal Comment: Allan, J.. 1999. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV43733Related to: 30 Fore Street, Cullompton (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV5175 - STIRRUP STRAP MOUNT (VIII to Early Medieval - 701 AD to 1399 AD)
  • FDV4568 - BUCKLE (XI to XIII - 1001 AD to 1300 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 16 2012 2:29PM