MEM15532 - Water Management Feature, Nine Acre Copse (Monument)

Summary

An earthwork bank recorded adjacent to the River Barle at Nine Acre Copse has been interpreted as a water-management feature.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An earthwork bank recorded adjacent to the River Barle at Nine Acre Copse has been interpreted as a water-management feature. The earthworks were identified during field survey of Dibble Wood, part of a broader survey of eight woodlands on the eastern slopes of the Barle Valley. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> 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.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8721 3060 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Dec 15 2009 5:04PM

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