MEM15456 - Post-medieval quarry and platform in Winsley Wood (Monument)
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Type and Period (2)
- None recorded
An earthwork platform and scoop, situated close to the edge of Winsley Wood and abutting a modern track. The features have been interpreted as a possible quarry associated with the construction of the trackway. [1, 2] This site is not visible on the Ordnance Surevy 1st Edition map, suggesting it was disused by the time of the survey. 
- <1>XY SEM6772 Report: Cannell, J.. 2003. Exmoor Iron, Sherracombe Ford 2002-2003: Area Reconnaissance Survey - 2. p 11, 13. [Mapped feature: #35323 ]
- <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 711 355 (point) (GPS derived)|
|Civil Parish||BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
Record last edited
Sep 8 2020 10:19AM
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