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MSO8837 - Possible Roman activity at Hadborough

ENPHER Number:MSO8837
Name:Possible Roman activity at Hadborough
Type of Record:Find Spot
Grid Reference:SS 96 28
Parish:BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Summary

Several Roman coins dug up before 1791 "from a mount called Hadborough", on the west end of Haddon Hill.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD (Unclassified))

Designated Status: none recorded

Description

[Marginal] Several Roman coins have been dug up at a mount called Hadborough near the west end of Haddon Hill, though its exact location is unknown. [1]

Additional Bibliography. [2-6]

The presumed site of a barrow. [7]


<1> Collinson J, 1791, History of Somerset, 502 (Monograph). SSO878.


<2> Devonshire Association, 1862 -, Devonshire Association reports and transactions, Volume 44 (1912), 716 (H St George Gray) (Serial). SMO5393.


<3> Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society, 1851-, Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society, Volume 97 (1952), 192 (WA Seaby) (Serial). SMO4109.


<4> Page, W. (editor), 1906, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset (Monograph). SMO5476.


<5> Wilson-North, R., 1998, Haddon Hill, Brompton Regis, Somerset: An archaeological survey by the RCHME (Report). SMO5799.


<6> Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1963, SS92NE, 5 (Map). SSO1726.


<7> Wilson-North, R., Field Investigators Comments, RCHME Field Investigation, 1 July 1998 (Unpublished document). SMO7329.

Other References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11116
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8120
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8367
  • Local List Status (No)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE16
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE5
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36503
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36522
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33413
Date Last Edited:Oct 13 2015 9:07AM

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