MDE21796 - Possible medieval or post-medieval clearance cairn on Little Hangman (Monument)

Summary

A small grassy mound may be the remains of a medieval or post-medieval field clearance cairn.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small grassy mound 4.5 metres by 3.5 metres by 0.5 metres high may be a medieval or post-medieval field clearance cairn on the northeast slope of Little Hangman. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Berry, N.. 2002. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of West Challacombe Farm, Combe Martin, Devon. 100908.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 5862 4802 (9m by 9m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS54NE
Civil Parish COMBE MARTIN, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 65794
  • Devon SMR: SS54NE/136/1
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA148440
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (50-100)

Record last edited

Jun 20 2016 3:19PM

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