MEM23920 - Post-medieval routeway across Dean Common (Monument)

Summary

A routeway is depicted on the Tithe Map for Trentishoe across the northern part of Dean Common, leading from the direction of Combe Martin across to Woodend Cottage and beyond.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A routeway is depicted on the Tithe Map for Trentishoe across the northern part of Dean Common, leading from the direction of Combe Martin across to Woodend Cottage and beyond. It enters the common at c. SS 6249 4631 (possibly through the present gateway at this location) before continuing east along the route of the present pathway shown on modern MasterMap data. It then continues on to join the road at SS 6311 4626 and continue eastwards. [1,2] The routeway is also depcied on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map and has a branch at SS62734628, running southeasterly along a field boundary to join other routes across the area. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: 1842. Trentishoe Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6279 4629 (637m by 67m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS64NW
Civil Parish TRENTISHOE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Record last edited

Jun 20 2018 5:15PM

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