MEM23965 - Post-Medieval Mound on Burcombe (Monument)

Summary

A small stony mound in an ovoid plan, likely associated with 19th century mining activity.

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Full Description

A small stony mound with an ovoid plan measuring c. 1m long by 0.8m wide by 0.3m high. The origin of the feature is unclear but it may be composed of spoil associated with 19th century mining activity in the area. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Bray, L.S.. 2013. Archaeological walkover surveys on Burcombe: May - October, 2012. p7.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7592 3797 (point)
Map sheet SS73NE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument): EBC12(48)

Record last edited

Jan 18 2018 6:58PM

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