MEM24209 - Post-medieval drainage ditches on Humber's Ball (Monument)

Summary

Two drainage ditches take water into a tributary stream of the Dane's Brook. The ditches are significant features in the landscape.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 82605 32767. Two ditches on the southwest side of Humber's Ball take water into a tributary stream of the Dane's Brook. The ditches are significant features in the landscape, up to 2.5 wide, 1 metre deep and 200 metres long. [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. HWH17058, p15. [Mapped feature: #44514 Drainage ditches, HWH17058]

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8254 3285 (130m by 175m)
Map sheet SS83SW
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Historic Parish HAWKRIDGE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument) (Halscombe etc): HWH17058

Record last edited

May 15 2018 1:48PM

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