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HER Number:MDV8945
Name:EARTHWORK in the Parish of Bovey Tracey


Vis=10/11/1953(os) broad low bank with slight ditch to east. Remains of early enclosures of heath.


Grid Reference:SX 822 768
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Bronze Age barrows, leat system and earthworks associated with the late medieval tin industry and earthworks associated with the site of a Civil War battle on Bovey Heath

Other References/Statuses

  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 446792
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/20
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Vis=10/11/1953(os) broad low bank with slight ditch to east. Remains of early enclosures of heath.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289026.

Part of same complex as sx87nw/22.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289027.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289028.

Hyde, h. B. /bovey beads/(1921)2.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289029.

Mitchell, m. /dcra ball clay survey of south devon/(1979).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV289030.

Des=os survey drawing (1:2500)in smr.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV289031.

Aph=dap/op 11,19-22/(18//7/1989).

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV289026Migrated Record:
SDV289027Migrated Record:
SDV289028Migrated Record:
SDV289029Migrated Record:
SDV289030Migrated Record:
SDV289031Aerial Photograph:
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #109067 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV69787Parent of: Streamworks at Heathfield, Bovey Tracey (Monument)
MDV8946Related to: Leats on Bovey Heath (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 3 2019 11:36AM