MEM25047 - St Peter's Churchyard, Twitchen (Monument)

Summary

A church is first mentioned on this site in 1340.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Church marked at SS 7885 3043. [1] Church of St Peter. A church on this site is first mentioned in 1340, and was a chapel dependent on the Church of All Saints, North Molton. [2,3] The churchyard is shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, and on the Tithe Map for Twitchen. [5,6] The churchyard is also shown on the 2021 MasterMap data. [7] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [8]

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1980. 1:10000 Map, 1980. 1:10000.
  • <2> Index: Department of the Environment. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest . (HHR) Devon, North Devon District (November 1980) 171-172.
  • <3> Monograph: Cherry, B. + Pevsner, N.. 1999. The Buildings of England: Devon. Penguin Books. 2nd Edition. 877.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Griffith, F.. 1980s-1990s. Oblique aerial photographs of the Devon part of Exmoor National Park. DAP/OF2 (1989).
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <6> Map: 1841. Twitchen Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <7>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #47577 ]
  • <8> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 900063, Extant 5 October 2021.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7884 3048 (66m by 57m)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish TWITCHEN, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Church Heritage Record ID: 615512
  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 690
  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 692
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/506
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/506/2
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE20055
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE14
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 900063

Record last edited

Oct 5 2021 2:39PM

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