MDE20729 - Possible Bronze Age barrows near the Chapman Barrows (Monument)

Summary

There is now no trace of these features which are sited on land improved in c.1980. They were visible on 1947 and 1977 aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two small ring banks forming barrows in the Chapman group. Good on 1947 aerial photograph, fair on 1977 photograph. [1] No visible trace of these features. They lie on land improved in c.1980. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS6943c.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: RAF. April 1947. CPE/UK 1980. Aerial Photograph. 3088. 3088.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Unknown. May 1977. MAM/13/120.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. SC Timms, 1983.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6943 4359 (28m by 31m)
Map sheet SS64SE
Civil Parish PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 17983
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/97

Record last edited

Mar 26 2018 4:14PM

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