MDE21797 - Post-medieval enclosure bank on southwest side of Little Hangman (Monument)

Summary

A former post-medieval earth enclosure bank appears to demarcate a series of natural terraces.

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Full Description

A former post medieval earth enclosure bank in poor condition on the southwest side of Little Hangman which appears to demarcate a series of natural terraces. The eroded bank is 1.5 metres wide by 0.4 to 0.8 metres high and visible for 30 metres. The feature is not shown on historic maps. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Berry, N.. 2002. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of West Challacombe Farm, Combe Martin, Devon. 100910.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 5839 4785 (31m by 41m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS54NE
Civil Parish COMBE MARTIN, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 65795
  • Devon SMR: SS54NE/177
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA148442
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (0-20)
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (20-50)
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (50-100)

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:05PM

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