MDE20566 - Henny boundary stone or barrow northeast of Higher Westland (Monument)

Summary

A feature is recorded on a map of 1797 and labelled "Henny". Sited on the parish boundary, it may be a boundary stone, or a Bronze Age barrow.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Robert Ballment's plan of Rowley Down dated 1797 shows "Henny" on boundary of land attached to Little Rowley.[1] This may be a boundary stone or possibly a barrow. Ballment's plan is not clear. Also on parish boundary. [2] This location is named "Raymers Bars" on the Tithe Map for Challacombe. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ballment, R.. 1797. Plan of Rowley Down.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Timms, S.. 1983. Devon SMR Parish File: Rowley Down.
  • <3> Map: 1839. Challacombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 6578 4275 (point) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS64SE
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 20013
  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 20014
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/114
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/114/1
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE10893
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE20567
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 64 SE59
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 910088

Record last edited

May 21 2019 3:43PM

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