MEM23229 - Possible prehistoric clearance cairn on Lanacombe (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 Lanacombe, which included this site. Noted was a circular mound of diameter c. 2.5 metres, coinciding with distinct vegetation change. It’s make up is stony though none is visible on the surface. The feature is possibly a prehistoric clearance cairn, but may also have a natural origin. 
- <1> SEM8116 Report: Bray, L.S.. 2015. Lanacombe, Exmoor: Archaeological walkover survey.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7901 4316 (5m by 4m)|
|Civil Parish||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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Related Events/Activities (1)
External Links (0)
- Mires Feature Reference (Monument) (Lanacombe): ELN13(103)
Record last edited
Jan 9 2015 11:07AM
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