MDE12821 - Possible World War Two mound northwest of Badgworthy Cottage (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
An earth and stone mound, centred at SS 7885 4460, found during field investigation. It lies some 20 metres west of enclosed land associated with the site of Badgworthy Cottage. The mound, occupying the crest of south facing slopes, is 4.2 metres in diameter and 0.4 metres high. A slight hollow is visible on the eastern side. The earth content of the mound and the adjacent hollow suggest that the feature is associated with military activity in the area during World War Two although the possibility that the mound has earlier origins cannot be excluded. 
- <1> SMO7329 Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 1 June 1994.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7884 4460 (12m by 9m) (Surveyed)|
|Civil Parish||BRENDON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1042559 (Pastscape entry: 1042559)
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SE141
- National Park
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1042559
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