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HER Number:MDV75347
Name:West Mead Farm, Welcombe

Summary

Farmstead shown on 1842 map. The farmstead had disappeared by the time of the 1880s-1890s Ordnance Survey map.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 218 178
Map Sheet:SS21NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWelcombe
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWELCOMBE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Unknown date)

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Farmstead shown. Map object bsed on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Only a rough patch of land is shown.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 1711 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Site of West Mead Farm: farmhouse and two buildings shown on Tithe Map (1842); not on Ordnance Survey 1886 map. Had been referred to as 'in ruins' in 1750s.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
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. No. 1711.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV75351Related to: Track to West Mead Farm, Welcombe (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 1 2017 3:50PM