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HER Number:MDV9569
Name:EARTHWORK in the Parish of




Grid Reference:SX 911 654
Map Sheet:SX96NW
Civil ParishTorbay
Ecclesiastical ParishTORMOHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX96NW/29

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • EARTHWORK (Unknown date)

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

"entrenchments" recorded on os 6" (1891) and 25" (1906) maps in area from daison rock towards former daison farm. Os 25" (1906) records smaller area of "earthworks" just in vicinity of daison rock (os).

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

Vis=17/11/1952 (os) the site is so thickly overgrown with hawthorn bushes that it is difficult to penetrate or obtain true picture of its nature. Probably the result of surface quarrying.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV318059.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV318062.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV318063.

Des=os 6" (1891)116sw.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV318064.

Des=os 25" (1906)116/10.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV318065.

Des=os 25" (1971).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV318059Migrated Record:
SDV318062Migrated Record:
SDV318063Migrated Record:
SDV318064Migrated Record:
SDV318065Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV124105Related to: Earthworks, Daison, Torquay (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 11 2017 12:00AM