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HER Number:MDV72479
Name:Sandford Ash Lane, Barrow


Barrow identified as a cropmark on aerial photographs in 2006


Grid Reference:SS 770 048
Map Sheet:SS70SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMorchard Bishop
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Cropmark of Prehistoric ring ditch east of Middle Knathorne Cottages

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

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

GetMapping, 1999 - 2000, Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping (Aerial Photograph). SDV321648.

Barrow observed as a cropmark in 2006 on aerial photographs to the northeast of Sandford Ash Lane. The feature appears as a visible mound on the RAF 1946 aerial photograph & on the 1999-2000 Getmapping aerial photograph as a ring ditch c24m diameter with a trace of a central mound.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321648Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 1999 - 2000. Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping. Millennium Map. Photograph (Digital).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 24 2006 1:51PM