MEM23769 - Possible building remains southeast of Higher Court Farm (Monument)


A group of earthworks were noted on aerial photographs and were suggested to represent quarrying or building remains.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of earthworks to the southeast of Higher Court Farm were noted at ST 0013 3673, although noted as "doubtful". These were suggested to be either quarries or building remains. [1-2] The earthworks were also noted on aerial photographs taken in 1946-8 and 2013. [3-5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. ST0036A.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. CPE/UK/1980 4237 (April 1947).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Getmapping. 2013. Vertical Aerial Photography of Exmoor National Park.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 -1948. Vertical Aerial Photography.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Shirley Blaylock, 11 January 2017.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Local List Status (Unassessed)



Grid reference Centred ST 0015 3673 (175m by 84m) (Aerial survey)
Map sheet ST03NW

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Record last edited

Jan 11 2017 10:22AM


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