MEM24138 - 19th Century field boundary northwest of Emmett's Grange (Monument)


The course of a removed hedgebank was visible during field survey in 2011.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 7491 3733, SS 7508 3714. Disused hedge bank c.1.3 metres wide and c.0.3 metres high running along the eastern side of a recent plantation and into the field to the north where it manifests as a much slighter feature, suggesting it has been deliberately removed. [1] The hedge bank is not visible on the 1st or 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [2,3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Report: Bray, L., Green, T., Wapshott, E. + Walls, S.. 2011. Emmett's Grange, Exmoor, Somerset: Management plan and archaeological assessment. Appendix 1, p34.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.



Grid reference Centred SS 7499 3723 (185m by 217m)
Map sheet SS73NW

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Report Site Reference: 213 SEM7641

Record last edited

Sep 7 2020 10:42PM


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