MDE21809 - Former slate gateposts south of Lynbridge (Monument)

Summary

A slate slab, 1.9m high x 0.4m wide x 0.2m thick was a gatepost in the former field boundary but is now used as a rubbing stone. The other stone slab gatepost lies a few meters away.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Slate slab 1.9m high x 0.4m wide x 0.2m thick was a gatepost in the former field boundary but is now used as a rubbing stone. The other stone slab gatepost lies a few meters away. A small stone built square hole for a gate was identified in the boundary bank at SS 7220 4838 + a pair of stone gateposts were found flanking a narrow 2.3m opening in a boundary bank at SS 7224 4850. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Berry, N.. 2003. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of West Lyn Farm, Lynton, Devon. NT references: 100951, 100952, 100956.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7214 4847 (point)
Map sheet SS74NW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 66876
  • Devon SMR: SS74NW/25/6

Record last edited

May 28 2013 2:24PM

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