MDE21726 - Possible post-medieval trackway through Preston Gate (Monument)

Summary

Track described as 'private carriage and occupation road, no.37' in 1848 Kentisbury Down Enclosure Award and map.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Track described as 'private carriage and occupation road, no.37' in 1848 Kentisbury Down Enclosure Award and map. Indicated as running from SS 6319 4345 to SS 6320 4347. Original width marked out as 16.5 feet. Not visible on 1:10000 (1978) Ordnance Survey map. [1-3] The route of this feature requires confirmation before it can be accurately mapped. One of the grid references cited above appears to be incorrect. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Unknown. 1848. Kentisbury Down Enclosure Award. Unknown.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Wilmshurst, F.A.. 2000. Enclosure Awards file and accompanying map overlays.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. Various. Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date) . 1:10,000/1978.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Catherine Dove, 10 April 2018.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 6318 4344 (point)
Map sheet SS64SW
Civil Parish KENTISBURY, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 62109
  • Devon SMR: SS64SW/190

Record last edited

Apr 30 2019 10:55AM

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