Hayes Barton

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Hayes Barton

Excavation on the floodplain of the Exe at Flowerpot revealed the lost site of the substantial farm of Hayes Barton. The farm stood within a walled courtyard, with a second enclosure beside it. This was the scene of dramatic action in July 1643, when it was captured by Royalist troops. The farm was completely demolished following its capture.

Acknowledgments: Exeter City Council