MDE20536 - Post-medieval field boundaries west of Heale Wood (Monument)

Summary

Ploughed out field boundaries were noted on aerial photographs. These are recorded on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ploughed out field boundaries were noted on aerial photographs west of Heale Wood. [1,2] The field boundary is visible on the Tithe Map for Parracombe. They form the edge of the strip field system at Heale (MDE21183). [3] The boundaries had been removed by the time the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map was surveyed. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/106G/UK/1655.3187 (July 1946).
  • <2> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS6547A.
  • <3> Map: 1839. Parracombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 651 474 (145m by 166m)
Map sheet SS64NE
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 17922
  • Devon SMR: SS64NE/38

Record last edited

Oct 28 2020 2:54PM

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