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HER Number:MDV63816
Name:Earthwork banks on Roborough Down


Banks visible on aerial photographs and lidar images.


Grid Reference:SX 489 701
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland Monachorum
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND MONACHORUM

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of two medieval farmsteads linked by a hollow way, with associated earthworks on Roborough Down

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/345
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown date)

Full description

ROWE, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV16367.

Low wide bank within large field possibly reduced by cultivation (rowe).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV248102.

Des=rowe,a. E. /buckland monachorum landscape study/(sept 1994)map/in pf.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV248103.

Des=rowe,a. /buckland monachorum: a west devon down + its history/(1999)map/copy in pf.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV16367Migrated Record: ROWE.
SDV248102Migrated Record:
SDV248103Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV63814Related to: Bank on Roborough Down (Monument)
MDV62869Related to: Hollow way linking two medieval farmsteads, Buckland Monachorum (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 21 2017 4:01PM