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HER Number:MDV72906
Name:Barrow to the West of Doorpark Farm


Site of a possible Prehistoric barrow shown on an aerial photograph to the west of Doorpark Farm


Grid Reference:SS 789 157
Map Sheet:SS71NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWitheridge
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Prehistoric barrow south west of Doorpark Farm, outlier of liner group

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.

Site of a Prehistoric barrow suggested by a dark circular mark of about 30 meters diameter to the west of Doorpark Farm. The possible barrow is on the same alignment as three scheduled barrows & another possible barrow to the north .

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

The mark is visible, though reduced, on the later aerial photographs.

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

MDV72905Related to: Barrow on South Side of Dart Raffe Moor (Monument)
MDV780Related to: Central Barrow on Dart Raffe Moor (Monument)
MDV781Related to: Northern Barrow on Dart Raffe Moor (Monument)
MDV779Related to: Southern Barrow on Dart Raffe Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 31 2006 11:08AM