MDE12863 - Possible undated feature north of Yarbury Combe Head (Monument)


A small trapezoidal feature, noted on aerial photographs taken in 1979, was not traced during field investigation in 1995.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

SS 712 423. A small trapezoidal feature was seen on aerial photographs. [1] SS 712 423. No trace of this alleged enclosure in an area of rough grassland. [2] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR SS7142:SF 1460/33 (7 March 1979).
  • <2> Unpublished document: Sainsbury, I.S.S. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 30 March 1995.
  • <3> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1044236, Extant 18 January 2022.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR (Devonshire): SS74SW/106
  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 21630
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE20941
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SW136
  • National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1044236



Grid reference SS 712 422 (point)
Map sheet SS74SW

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Record last edited

Jan 18 2022 12:59PM


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