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HER Number:MDV72279
Name:Boundary Stone, Sidmouth


Site of a boundary stone marking the former boundary between Otterton & Sidmouth parishes.


Grid Reference:SY 107 879
Map Sheet:SY18NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSidmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSIDMOUTH

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Prehistoric funerary monuments and World War II Military features on Muttersmoor Common and Bulverton Hill

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY STONE (Post Medieval to XXI - 1540 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

Site of a boundary stone shown as 'B.S' on OS 25" (1880s & 1906) maps on the west side of the road. Other details: Also on OS 25" (1906) map.

Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, 22, Part 1; 151, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 259 (Report - Survey). SDV101648.

Boundary stone shown on OS 6" (1891) map on the east side of Mutter's Moor at the northwest corner of Lyde's Hill Plantation. The stone marked the former boundary between Otterton & Sidmouth parishes. The boundary now lies on the western side of the moor. The stone was not located during the survey on Mutter's Moor in 2003.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101648Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. A4 Unbound + Digital. 22, Part 1; 151, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 259.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV3412 - East Devon heathlands archaeological survey

Date Last Edited:Aug 23 2016 10:47AM