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HER Number:MDV8315
Name:LYNCHET in the Parish of Moretonhampstead

Summary

Traces of lynchets. Vis=4/1/1982 (os). The area above pepperdon down comprises 4.8 hectares of scrub. Numerous clearance mounds are visible but no obvious traces of rectilinear markings. Possibly post-medieval. Remains of lynchets visible at sx778-851-, 25m apart and 200m long, on ap's.(os).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 779 853
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78NE/33

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LYNCHET (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Traces of lynchets. Vis=4/1/1982 (os). The area above pepperdon down comprises 4.8 hectares of scrub. Numerous clearance mounds are visible but no obvious traces of rectilinear markings. Possibly post-medieval. Remains of lynchets visible at sx778-851-, 25m apart and 200m long, on ap's.(os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV296560.

Osa=sx78ne11.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV296561.

Aph=raf/cpe/uk/2028.3300-01/(19/5/1947).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV296560Migrated Record:
SDV296561Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM