MDE20481 - Possible Bronze Age barrow on North Molton Ridge (Monument)

Summary

A round mound, possibly a barrow, was noted on aerial photographs; however, field investigation in 1995 was unable to locate the feature.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A round mound, possibly a Bronze Age barrow was noted on North Molton Ridge on aerial photographs. [1-3] At 776 324. Several mounds were noted on aerial photographs but could not be found during field investigation. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7732a.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980.3374 (April 1947).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. MAM/12/045 and 12/055 (May 1977).
  • <4> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 22 February 1995.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7795 3254 (29m by 27m) (Aerial survey)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 17867
  • Devon SMR: SS73SE/530
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE13273
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE50
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1053806

Record last edited

Mar 28 2017 1:58PM

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