MDE21541 - Medieval or post-medieval banks and hollow way east of Twitchen (Monument)


A group of banks and levelled areas near the bridge at Twitchen were noted during field survey in 1992. A possible hollow way along old line of road was also recorded.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Banks and levelled areas near bridge at Twitchen. A possible hollow way along old line of road. [1] There appear to be no features recorded on the Tithe Map for Molland or on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map that explain the reference above. The precise location for this record therefore requires further investigation. [2-4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1>XY Report: Bannister, N.R. and Bannister, D.E.. 1992. Historic landscape survey of the Molland Estate, Nr South Molton, Devon. A44, 10 June 1992. [Mapped feature: #33838 A44]
  • <2> Map: 1841. Molland Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Various. 1999-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Catherine Dove, 18 February 2019.



Grid reference SS 7920 3033 (point)
Map sheet SS73SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 53997
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/572

Record last edited

Feb 18 2019 1:52PM


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