MEM15498 - Medieval or post-medieval earthworks in Ashwick Wood (Monument)
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Type and Period (2)
- None recorded
An earthwork scoop and mound of uncertain date and function were identified during field survey of Ashwick Wood, part of a broader survey of eight woodlands on the eastern slopes of the Barle Valley.  The earthworks could be evidence of mineral quarrying or prospection. 
- <1> SEM7353 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.
- <2> SEM8630 Verbal communication: Various. 1999-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. C Hegarty, 14 December 2009.
|Grid reference||SS 8872 2991 (point) (Estimated from sources)|
|Civil Parish||DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
Record last edited
Mar 17 2020 12:57PM
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