MDE20468 - Possible post-medieval mining activity north of Barcombe Down (Monument)
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Type and Period (2)
- None recorded
North side of Barcombe Down. A group of linear mounds and small spoil heaps were noted on aerial photographs dating to 1977 and were thought to represent mining activity. [1,2] It has also been suggested that the features concerned may date to the Second World War, based on aerial photographs available to the HER. 
- <1> SEM7406 Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7531a.
- <2> SMO4068 Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. MAM/12/047 (May 1977).
- <3> SMO5308 Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Shirley Blaylock, 7 April 2017.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 756 318 (241m by 251m) (Aerial survey)|
|Civil Parish||NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- Devon SMR Monument ID: 17854
- Devon SMR: SS73SE/518
Record last edited
Apr 10 2017 12:31PM
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