MDE20469 - Post-medieval building and yard north of the River Mole (Monument)


A building, yard and field boundaries depicted on historic mapping have been removed as part of agricultural improvement.

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Type and Period (3)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible building remains have been transcribed from aerial photographs north of Long Wood. [1,2] A building, yard, and field boundaries were depicted on the Ordnance Survey 1st Edition in 1890. They have since been removed as part of agricultural improvement. [3,4] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980.3377 (April 1947).
  • <2> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7533a.
  • <3>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1890, Devon 15(3). [Mapped feature: #47595 ]
  • <4> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Various. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 5 January 1995.
  • <5> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1053931, Extant 6 October 2021.



Grid reference Centred SS 7591 3391 (38m by 30m)
Map sheet SS73SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 17855
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/519
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE13278
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE55
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1053931

Record last edited

Oct 6 2021 11:58AM


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