MDE20730 - Possible Bronze Age barrow near the Chapman Barrows (Monument)


There is now no trace of this feature which is sited on land improved in c1980. It was visible as a ring bank on 1947 and 1977 aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ring bank visible on aerial photographs. Probable barrow in Chapman group. Good on 1947 aerial photograph, fair on 1977 photograph. [1-3] No visible trace of this feature, which is sited on land improved in c1980. [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 Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980.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.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 17984
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/98
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)



Grid reference Centred SS 6935 4362 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet SS64SE

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Record last edited

Mar 26 2018 4:11PM


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