MDE21769 - Disproved Bronze Age barrow south of Martinhoe Common (Non-antiquity)

Summary

A low irregular subcircular mound was thought to be an eroded or excavated barrow. This was later proven to be a natural feature.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A low irregular sub-circular mound c.12 metres in diameter, which is possibly an eroded or excavated barrow. [1] The 10 metre diameter mound was revealed as a natural feature during pipeline laying. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Report: Nicholas Pearson Associates. 2000. Lynton Water Supply: Environmental report. 66. [Mapped feature: #33960 ]
  • <2> Report: Whitton, C.J.M.. 2000. Archaeological Recording on the South West Water Lynton Water Supply Pipeline. 4.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 6771 4692 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS64NE
Civil Parish MARTINHOE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 64584
  • Devon SMR: SS64NE/151

Record last edited

Oct 14 2020 12:37PM

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