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HER Number:MDV80870
Name:Boundary, between Cross House and Northam House

Summary

Historic boundary between Cross House and Northam House. Visible from 1779 onwards.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 449 287
Map Sheet:SS42NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNortham
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BOUNDARY (Unknown date)

Full description

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

Path between Cross House and Northam House visible, east and west ends are blocked by boundaries. Small structure on north side of boundary at the east end, aligned east-west.


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

Path between Cross House and Northam House visible, east and west ends are blocked by boundaries. Small structure on east end side of the path, aligned north-south. Also small structure on north side of boundary, centrally placed within the path, east-west aligned, boundary is visible on the west side of this structure, north-south aligned cutting the footpath in half.


Ordnance Survey, 1930 - 1939, Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV336668.

Structure at east end of footpath north-south aligned, as shown on Ordnance Survey 1904-06 map. Large structure on south side of boundary, east-west aligned, almost cutting path in half. The structure shown on the earlier Ordnance Survey map on the north side of boundary is no longer visible, and the boundary which was on the west side of this structure, cutting the footpath in half, is not present.


Chappell, S., 2010, Removal of Boundary Wall at Foxhill (Correspondence). SDV348305.

Boundary between Cross House and Northam House is shown continually on maps from 1779 onward. The later Ordnance Survey 1932 map shows the path with a structure almost blocking access. Map object also based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Pathway is visible. Part of the boundary wall on the east side was demolished in 2010. Map object also based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

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).
SDV336668Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930 - 1939. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348305Correspondence: Chappell, S.. 2010. Removal of Boundary Wall at Foxhill. A4 Single Sheet + Digital.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #107662 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 13 2012 4:17PM