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HER Number:MDV63825
Name:Hollow way on Roborough Down

Summary

C500m of holloway c8m wide x up to 1m high running northeast - southwest from horrabridge to 'pound corner'. Track runs through an area of mining activity + seems to correspond with a track to 'pound' shown on donn's (1765) map (rowe).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 509 691
Map Sheet:SX56NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland Monachorum
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND MONACHORUM

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of the World War II RAF Harrowbeer airfield, as well as medieval fields and farms, industrial tin working, sections of the Devonport and Plymouth Leats, and part of the Plymouth and Dartmoor Tramway on Roborough Down

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NW/220
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOLLOW WAY (Early Medieval to XVIII - 1066 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

1765, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV247269.

C500m of holloway c8m wide x up to 1m high running northeast - southwest from horrabridge to 'pound corner'. Track runs through an area of mining activity + seems to correspond with a track to 'pound' shown on donn's (1765) map (rowe).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV247270.

Des=rowe,a. E. /buckland monachorum landscape study/(sept 1994)11/in pf.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV247271.

Des=rowe,a. /buckland monachorum: a west devon down + its history/(1999)21-22/copy in pf.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV247269Migrated Record: 1765.
SDV247270Migrated Record:
SDV247271Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV126174Part of: Holloways across Roborough Down, Buckland Monachorum (Monument)
MDV62875Related to: Buckland Monachorum Medieval Site (Monument)
MDV12708Related to: Enclosure on Roborough Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 29 2019 11:35AM