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HER Number:MDV75339
Name:Vernham, Clovelly

Summary

Fieldnames suggest the location of the dwelling of Hamond de Fernham, recorded in 1332.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 331 233
Map Sheet:SS32SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClovelly
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCLOVELLY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SETTLEMENT (XIV - 1301 AD to 1400 AD (Between))

Full description

Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Seven fields include word 'Vernham' and may contain location of home of Hamond de Fernham, taxed in 1332. Fields lay between wood and road, west of SS33542341 and east of SS32872327, with one to south at SS33272321. Ordnance Survey maps show 'Lower Bight of Fernham' along shore.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 8 2009 1:46PM