MEM15451 - Possible post-medieval platform in Little Comfort Wood (Monument)

Summary

A possible platform of likely post-medieval date is visible as an earthwork.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible platform is visible as an earthwork in Little Comfort Wood. It is located within a naturally level area and may be associated with, or part of a complex associated with a possible enclosure immediately upslope to the west. [1] This feature is not visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Report: Cannell, J.. 2003. Exmoor Iron, Sherracombe Ford 2002-2003: Area Reconnaissance Survey - 2. p 6, 13. [Mapped feature: #35318 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 714 356 (point) (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 10:46AM

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