MDE20845 - Medieval or post-medieval field system southeast of Blindwell (Monument)

Summary

A possible field system has been noted on aerial photographs dating to the 1970s.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Some low banks forming old field boundaries can be seen on aerial photographs dating to 1977. [1,2] The site was visited in June 1992. A series of extant banks and ditches of Cussacombe field system could be seen running the length of the valley from SS 8000 3100. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS8031a.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. MAM/12/042 (May 1977).
  • <3> Report: Bannister, N.R.. 1992. Molland Estate Survey. Site visited 8 June 1992, A33.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 805 313 (382m by 148m) (Aerial survey)
Map sheet SS83SW
Civil Parish MOLLAND, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 18369
  • Devon SMR: SS83SW/10

Record last edited

Jul 23 2018 11:11AM

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