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HER Number:MDV66289
Name:Ha Ha southeast of Cofflete


The boundary between fields called Old Lawn and Long Park on the 1839 Tithe Map and Apportionment and which shows up prominently on the 1946-49 RAF aerial photos may be a former ha ha associated with Cofflete Mansion.


Grid Reference:SX 546 514
Map Sheet:SX55SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrixton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishYEALMPTON
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIXTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX55SW/115/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HA HA (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV166851.

Des=bannister,n. R. /ambion brick, steer point:archaeological evaluation/(august 1998)4/copy in brixton pf.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV85233.

A possible ha ha between the fields called 'old lawn' + 'long park' on the 1839 yealmpton parish tithe apportionment. The bank runs from sx54605143 to sx54775152 (bannister).

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Prominent boundary wall visible.

Bannister, N. R., 1998, Sketch Plan of Earthworks South of Cofflete (Plan - sketch). SDV348217.

Sketch plan showing earthworks and features to the south of Cofflete.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV166851Migrated Record:
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV348217Plan - sketch: Bannister, N. R.. 1998. Sketch Plan of Earthworks South of Cofflete. Plan + Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #98073 ]
SDV85233Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV22293Related to: Cofflete Mansion (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV5617 - Archaeological Evaluation of Three Fields to the north of Ambion Brickworks, Steer Point

Date Last Edited:Dec 5 2018 12:20PM