Torquay United have signed Bolton defender Mark Ellis on loan.
The 18-year-old, who was born in Plymouth and started his career in the youth system at Exeter, is to spend a month at Plainmoor.
"I coached Mark at Exeter and his ability was there to see," Gulls boss Paul Buckle told his club's website. "He is very strong and very committed.
"It was no surprise when a big club came in for him. I have kept an eye on his since his move."