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HER Number:MDV75976
Name:Three Mounds north-west of Willestrew


Three mounds or spoil heaps shown on 19th century map to the north-west of Willestrew


Grid Reference:SX 432 782
Map Sheet:SX47NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMilton Abbot
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMILTON ABBOT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MOUND (Unknown date)

Full description

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

Three mounds shown on 19th century map around a building to the north-west of Willestrew. The mounds may be spoil heaps associated with industrial activity.

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Knight, S., 2010, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV345562.

Site visited on 14th October 2010. The mounds are substantial and appear stable. Other details: Photographs in HER.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #103032 ]
SDV345562Personal Comment: Knight, S.. 2010.

Associated Monuments

MDV75975Related to: Building north-west of Willestrew (Monument)
MDV75978Related to: Field Boundaries north-west of Willestrew (Monument)
MDV75977Related to: Shaft north-west of Willestrew (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 28 2010 9:45AM