MDE13268 - Possible undated enclosure on North Molton Ridge (Monument)

Summary

An enclosure was noted on aerial photographs, but no feature was located during field investigation in 1995.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An enclosure and possible barrow were identified by the DCRA FSO on aerial photographs. McDonnell observes low banks forming a possible circular enclosure with a further D shaped enclosure inside it. [1-3] An enclosure was noted on aerial photographs but no feature was located during RCHME field investigation. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7833a.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980 3372 (April 1947).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. MAM/12/056 (May 1977).
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RCHME Field Investigation, 22 February 1995.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 788 330 (117m by 116m) (Aerial survey)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 12185
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/510
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE20258
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE44
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1053798

Record last edited

Mar 28 2017 2:21PM

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