MDE20818 - Possible undated enclosure west of Warcombe Water (Monument)

Summary

An irregular bank forming a small subrectangular enclosure was noted on aerial photographs. It was not located on subsequent field survey.

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Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

An irregular bank forming a small subrectangular enclosure was noted on aerial photographs. [1,2] SS 7330 4369 An irregular bank forming a small sub-rectangular enclosure seen ny McDonnell on aerial photographs [2]. There is no trace of this alleged enclosure on fairly steep slopes overlooking Warcombe Water just to the north of the Devon/Somerset County Boundary. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980.3081 (April 1947).
  • <2>XY Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7343A. [Mapped feature: #44186 ]
  • <3> Unpublished document: Sainsbury, I.S.S. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 28 June 1995.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7329 4368 (58m by 62m)
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 18178
  • Devon SMR: SS74SW/94
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE12854
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SW126
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1044095

Record last edited

Feb 24 2021 9:16AM

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