MEM15422 - Post-medieval quarry at Sherracombe (Monument)

Summary

One of four large quarries identified as an earthwork on the western slopes of Sherracombe, adjacent to the modern plantation track.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

One of four large quarries identified as an earthwork on the western slopes of Sherracombe, adjacent to the modern plantation track. Further earthworks identified within the pit could be the remains of a structure. The quarry may also be associated with a trackway and possible boundary bank identified in this area. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Report: Cannell, J.. 2002. Exmoor Iron, Sherracombe Ford 2002: Area Reconnaissance Survey - 1. P.3; 13. [Mapped feature: #35260 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7166 3644 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS73NW
Civil Parish BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Sep 8 2020 5:08PM

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