MDE21155 - Post-medieval ford at Duckland (Monument)

Summary

A ford is shown here on historic mapping. It appears to have been bridged by 1963.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A ford is depicted and labelled on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 6455 4486. [1] The ford is also shown on the 6 inch 2nd Edition map. [2] The ford is not shown on the 1963 map. [3] The ford is visible on the Tithe Map for Parracombe. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1892-1906. County Series, 2nd Edition 6 Inch Map. 1:10560. 1905, 6NW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1963. 6 Inch Map: 1963.
  • <4> Map: 1839. Parracombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6454 4487 (17m by 23m)
Map sheet SS64SW
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31461
  • Devon SMR: SS64SW/90/1

Record last edited

Apr 30 2019 1:48PM

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