Erme Estuary Site Conservation Statement and Management Plan

By Tom Cousins

This document is a conservation and management plan for the Erme Estuary site South Devon, comprising a number of cannon dating to the 16-18th century and other artefacts. The site has been designated as a Protected Wreck. This document balances the aspirations of Historic England and other stakeholders for the site and considers conservation and economic and social factors.

Tom Cousins of Bournemouth University prepared this report on behalf of Historic England.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Understanding the Erme Estuary Site
  • Assessment of Significance
  • Issues and Vulnerability
  • Conservation and Management Policies
  • Forward Plan
  • Implementation
  • Bibliography
  • Appendix 1: Site Location
  • Appendix 2: Site Plans
  • Appendix 3: Finds List
  • Appendix 4 Manorial Rights of Wreck

Additional Information

  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 47


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