MEM22550 - Possible post-medieval prospecting feature on Deer Park (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
The Historic Environment Officer for the Exmoor Mires Project undertook a non-intrustive walkover survey of the proposed mire restoration area on Deer Park, which included this site. Noted was a short linear, 5 metres long and around 2 metres wide. It may be the end of a drainage feature that has been widened by erosion, but a spoil bank on its northern side suggests it may instead be a prospecting feature exploiting the same mineralized zone as the features MEM22544, MEM22545 and MMO2950. 
- <1> SEM8035 Report: Bray, L.S.. 2013. Archaeological walkover surveys on Deer Park, Exmoor. 12, 28.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7710 3826 (3m by 4m)|
|Civil Parish||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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Related Events/Activities (2)
External Links (0)
- Mires Feature Reference (Monument): EDP12(301)
Record last edited
Feb 4 2014 4:07PM
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