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HER Number:MDV65379
Name:BURGAGE PLOT in the Parish of Woodbury


Burgage plots on S side of Woodbury centre.


Grid Reference:SY 010 869
Map Sheet:SY08NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWoodbury
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWOODBURY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY08NW/81/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BURGAGE PLOT (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

1605, Peideaux Survey (Report - non-specific). SDV113699.

Other details: In Drake Papers.

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey, OS 25" (Cartographic). SDV848.

Small area of burgage plots shown on OS 25" (1880s) map, the remainder having been built over.

Ordnance Survey, 1963, Ordnance Survey 6 inch map, OS 6" (Cartographic). SDV166087.

Burgage plots on s side of Woodbury centre, recorded on OS 6" (1963) map.

Selley, G., 2002, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV107093.

Burgesses recorded in 1288. Also the 1605 survey of Prideaux Estate, now in Drake Papers, records the burgage plots and their occupiers.

Manning, P. T., 2003, Archaeological Assessment and Recording at Phoenix Motors, Woodbury, 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV107210.

Other details: Fig 2.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV107093Personal Comment: Selley, G.. 2002.
SDV107210Report - Assessment: Manning, P. T.. 2003. Archaeological Assessment and Recording at Phoenix Motors, Woodbury. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.63. A4 Stapled + Digital. 4.
SDV113699Report - non-specific: 1605. Peideaux Survey. Peideaux Survey.
SDV166087Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1963. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper). OS 6".
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25". OS 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV21833Part of: Woodbury (Monument)
MDV66827Related to: FIELD SYSTEM in the Parish of Woodbury (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM