MEM24148 - Possible medieval or post-medieval hollow ways on northeastern edge of Hangley Cleave (Monument)
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- None recorded
SS 7658 3613, SS 7658 3641. An extensive system of hollow ways is present climbing the steep slopes in the northeastern corner of the moor. These hollow ways curl around the northwestern corner of the combe that defines the eastern edge of this block of moorland. Two major hollow ways 2 to 3 metres across and up to 1.2 metres deep split into at least ten hollow ways; these then head out across the moor to the west and southwest.  No features are depicted here on the 1st or 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [2,3]
- <1>XY SEM7641 Report: Bray, L., Green, T., Wapshott, E. + Walls, S.. 2011. Emmett's Grange, Exmoor, Somerset: Management plan and archaeological assessment. Appendix 1, p38. [Mapped feature: #44382 ]
- <2> SEM6703 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
- <3> SEM7190 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7666 3629 (236m by 351m)|
|Civil Parish||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- Report Site Reference: 372 SEM7641
Record last edited
Nov 21 2018 4:58PM
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