HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.

HER Number:MDV72672
Name:Pot Quern in St Nectan's, Hartland


Base of pot quern situated in church museum, in room above north porch.


Grid Reference:SS 235 247
Map Sheet:SS22SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Watts, S., 2006, Quern (Personal Comment). SDV336259.

Lower stone of pot quern in church museum, in room over north porch. Circular with projecting spout through the side, which has been blocked. Spout appears to be in the form of a face, the ground meal would have been ejected through the mouth. Base is 37.0cm overall diameter and 15.0cm high. The recess for the upper stone is 26.5cm diameter and 7.5cm deep.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336259Personal Comment: Watts, S.. 2006. Quern. Not Applicable.

Associated Monuments

MDV1534Part of: St. Nectan's Church, Hartland (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV2852 - QUERN (XI to Unknown - 1066 AD)

Associated Events

  • EDV3891 - Unnamed Event

Date Last Edited:Feb 1 2018 12:22PM