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HER Number:MDV76197
Name:Linhay north-east of Downes


Cob linhay shown on 18th century and later maps to the north-east of Downes


Grid Reference:SX 852 999
Map Sheet:SX89NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCrediton Hamlets
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON HAMLETS

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINHAY (Unknown date)

Full description

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

Long narrow building shown on 19th century map.

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

Building shown on early 20th century map.

Rance, H., 2009, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV344103.

Site visited on 27th November 2009 and the cob linhay within Downes Park was found to be in good condition. The building appears on Downes Estate map of 1787.

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).
SDV344103Personal Comment: Rance, H.. 2009.

Associated Monuments

MDV9311Related to: Downes (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 19 2010 2:06PM