MDE20757 - Undated circular enclosure on Farley Hill (Monument)


A fairly small banked circular enclosure was noted on aerial photographs on Farley Hill.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fairly small banked circular enclosure was noted on aerial photographs positioned on Farley Hill. [1,2] The area was subject to field survey in 1993. It was noted that circular features and a mound previously recorded in this area could not be located. This may or may not have been one of the mounds referred to by the surveyor. [3-5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980.4075 (April 1947).
  • <2>XY Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7545C. [Mapped feature: #46849 SS7545C]
  • <3> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 25 November 1993.
  • <4> Archive: English Heritage. National Monuments Record / AMIE / Monarch / National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry - viewable via Pastscape. Reference 1002186.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. 1993-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Catherine Dove, 15 December 2020.



Grid reference Centred SS 7522 4552 (36m by 41m)
Map sheet SS74NE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 18108
  • Devon SMR: SS74NE/529
  • Exmoor National Park Authority HER number: MDE11952
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 NE50
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1002186

Record last edited

Dec 15 2020 4:02PM


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