MDE21774 - Probable modern feature west of Caffyns Cross (Non-antiquity)

Summary

An irregular subrectangular feature is visible as a cropmark on an aerial photograph dating to 1977. It is morphologically similar to late prehistoric or Romano British enclosures but is thought to be the result of modern practice.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 6988 474. Irregular sub-rectangular feature, visible as a cropmark or parch mark on a 1977 infra red aerial photograph. Thought to be the result of modern practice, although morphologically similar to late prehistoric or Romano British enclosures. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Report: Nicholas Pearson Associates. 2000. Lynton Water Supply: Environmental report. Feature 43, p67. [Mapped feature: #44541 Modern subrectangular feature, Feature 43]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 6988 4742 (point)
Map sheet SS64NE
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 64589
  • Devon SMR: SS64NE/156
  • Report Site Reference: 43 SDE323788

Record last edited

Oct 14 2020 12:26PM

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