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HER Number:MDV74536
Name:Lane over Fullabrook Down


Lane from Burland Cross, over Fullabrook Down towards Beara Down Cross. Joins road from Lower Aylescott at southern end.


Grid Reference:SS 529 403
Map Sheet:SS54SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBraunton
Civil ParishMarwood
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMARWOOD
Ecclesiastical ParishBRAUNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TRACKWAY (Unknown date)

Full description

Exeter Archaeology, 2005, Archaeological Assessment (Revised) of proposed Wind Farm at Fullabrook, North Devon, 15 (Report - Assessment). SDV340799.

The lane that leads south west from Burland Cross is depicted on the Ordnance Survey 6 inch map of 1890, although only the southern half is shown on the 2 inch surveyors' drawing of 1804-5. Most of the lane follows the parish boundary between Marwood and Braunton, and could be of early date, or may date to the 19th century enclosures of this area. Other details: Site 159.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV340799Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2005. Archaeological Assessment (Revised) of proposed Wind Farm at Fullabrook, North Devon. Exeter Archaeology Report. 05.06. A4 Stapled + Digital. 15.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4404 - Archaeological Assessment (Revised) of Proposed Wind Farm at Fullabrook, North Devon

Date Last Edited:Sep 24 2008 3:01PM