MEM15427 - Post-medieval hedge bank at Sherracombe (Hedgerow)

Summary

An old hedge bank forming the boundary between Little Comfort Wood and Sherracombe plantation.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An old hedge bank forming the boundary between Little Comfort Wood and Sherracombe plantation. The boundary is depicted on the current Ordnance Survey base map. [1-3] The boundary can also be seen on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Report: Cannell, J.. 2002. Exmoor Iron, Sherracombe Ford 2002: Area Reconnaissance Survey - 1. P.4; 13.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2009. MasterMap.
  • <3> Monograph: Cannell, J.. 2005. The Archaeology of Woodland Exploitation in the Greater Exmoor Area in the Historic Period. Archaeopress BAR British Series. P.55-66.
  • <4>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #46691 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7142 3578 (112m by 19m) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS73NW
Civil Parish BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Sep 8 2020 4:55PM

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