MEM15482 - Post-medieval quarry in Ashway Hat Wood (Monument)

Summary

Possible evidence for quarrying activity has been recorded in the form of a rock dump with a potential access track.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible evidence for quarrying activity has been recorded in the form of a 'rock dump' in Ashway Hat Wood. The 'dump' is located close to a gap in a boundary hedge which may be the remains of a track or path along which the stone was intended to be transported. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Monograph: Cannell, J.. 2005. The Archaeology of Woodland Exploitation in the Greater Exmoor Area in the Historic Period. Archaeopress BAR British Series. P.77-93; Appendix VII. [Mapped feature: #35350 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8620 3149 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Apr 11 2021 11:29PM

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