MDE20871 - North Radworthy (Place)

Summary

The settlement was recorded in Domesday as "Raordin" and has been documented throughout the 12th to 14th Centuries.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

North Radworthy was identified as "Raordin" in Domesday and documented in the 12th, 13th and 14th Centuries. [1] Shown as North Raddery in 1765. [2] It has been wrongly stated that this site is identical to Radworthy in Challacombe parish. There is some confusion over documentary identifications. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Monograph: Grover, J., Mawer, A. & Stenton, F. M.. 1969. The Place Names of Devon. 344.
  • <2> Map: Donn, B.. 1765. A Map of the County of Devon.
  • <3> Archive: Devon County Council. Paperwork held by Devon HER / SMR. S.C. Timms, 15 November 1982.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 752 340 (232m by 372m) (MasterMap)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 19126
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/543

Record last edited

May 25 2018 11:09AM

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