MEM15563 - Undated ruined structure on earthwork platform in Culbone Wood (Monument)

Summary

An earthwork platform in Culbone Wood upon which stands the remains of a small dry square stone built structure of uncertain date and function.

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Full Description

An earthwork platform approximately 10 metres long and 5.5 metres wide in Culbone Wood. The downslope edge is revetted and stands up to 1 metre high. The remains of a small dry stone built structure approximately 1.7 metres square stand to a maximum height of 1 metre at the western end of the platform, surrounded by fallen corrugated roof sheets. Tree throws and deer are causing damage to the earthwork. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: McDonnell, R. + Faxon, K.. 2002. Culbone Woodlands: A Preliminary Archaeological Survey for Management Purposes. P.46.

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Location

Grid reference SS 842 484 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS84NW
Civil Parish OARE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Mar 10 2021 5:35PM

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