MEM24197 - Post-medieval clearance cairn on Old Barrow Down (Monument)

Summary

A small, circular turf covered stony mound lies at the southwestern end of the relict field system MMO3185. The mound is 1 metre in diameter and 0.3 metres high and is a clearance cairn associated with the relict field system.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 83491 32291. A small, circular turf covered stony mound lies at the southwestern end of the relict field system MMO3185. The mound is 1 metre in diameter and 0.3 metres high and is a clearance cairn associated with the relict field system. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Report: Riley, H.. 2018. Archaeological walkover survey: Halscombe Allotments, Humber's Ball, Hawkridge Plain & Old Barrow Down, Withypool & Hawkridge, Exmoor. HWH17038, 12. [Mapped feature: #44500 Clearance cairn, HWH17038]

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Location

Grid reference SS 8349 3229 (point)
Map sheet SS83SW
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Historic Parish HAWKRIDGE

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument) (Halscombe etc): HWH17038

Record last edited

May 14 2018 8:11PM

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