MEM24212 - Post-medieval drainage ditches on Halscombe Allotment (Monument)

Summary

Silted drainage ditches were noted during field survey in 2017.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 82363 33692. A silted drainage ditch on east side of Halscombe Allotment is 0.4 metres wide, 0.4 metres deeo and 120 metres long. N.B. There are three or four ditches shown on Figure 5 that relate to this reference; all of them have been mapped. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Report: Riley, H.. 2018. Archaeological walkover survey: Halscombe Allotments, Humber's Ball, Hawkridge Plain & Old Barrow Down, Withypool & Hawkridge, Exmoor. HWH17064, p16. [Mapped features: #44518 Ditch, HWH17064; #44519 Ditch, HWH17064; #44520 Ditch, HWH17064]
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Catherine Dove, 14 May 2018.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8236 3380 (122m by 287m)
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): HWH17064

Record last edited

May 15 2018 1:48PM

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