MEM15450 - Possible post-medieval structure or pound in Little Comfort Wood (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
The remains of a possible hut or animal pen are visible as a low earthwork bank defining a small rectangular enclosure which abuts the boundary bank separating Little Comfort Wood from Sherracombe plantation. [1, 2] This feature is not visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. 
- <1>XY SEM6768 Report: Cannell, J.. 2002. Exmoor Iron, Sherracombe Ford 2002: Area Reconnaissance Survey - 1. p 6, 8, 13. [Mapped feature: #35317 ]
- <2> SEM7353 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.
- <3> SEM6703 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
|Grid reference||SS 714 355 (point) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
Record last edited
Sep 8 2020 10:50AM
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