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HER Number:MDV70215
Name:Trackway across Aylesbeare Common

Summary

Trackway running approximately northwest-southeast across north-western end of the Common.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 054 911
Map Sheet:SY09SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAylesbeare
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAYLESBEARE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY09SE/131

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TRACKWAY (Unknown date)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 28 (Report - Survey). SDV101648.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 28 (Report - Survey). SDV359019.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Part 2: Gazetteer, 8, Site No. 28 (Archive - Survey). SDV358490.

Trackway, runs approximately northwest-southeast across north-western end of common. Dimensions circa 3 metres wide flanked by banks circa 2 metres wide by 1 metre high (east bank) and circa 3 metres wide by 1.5 metres high (west bank). Situated on North facing hillslope/valley bottom and covered in gorse/grasses and bracken. Footpath on same alignment depicted in approximately this position on Ordnance Survey 1890 map, running north-westward to Common Farm. Not shown on Aylesbeare Tithe Map (1842). Not shown on modern Ordnance Survey 1:2500 map.


Stoten, G., 2006, Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare, Devon: Archaeology and Heritage Survey, 22, Gazetteer, Map 4 (Report - Survey). SDV347996.

Site 69. Undated trackway. Heritage site of slight significance. Potential for currently unrecorded archaeology low.


Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Trackway not marked.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101648Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. A4 Unbound + Digital. Site No. 28.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #99354 ]
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV347996Report - Survey: Stoten, G.. 2006. Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare, Devon: Archaeology and Heritage Survey. Cotswold Archaeology Report. 05108. A4 Unbound + Digital. 22, Gazetteer, Map 4.
SDV358490Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Mixed Archive Material. Part 2: Gazetteer, 8, Site No. 28.
SDV359019Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. Site No. 28.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV5440 - Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Survey, Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare

Date Last Edited:Nov 25 2015 10:21AM