MEM24220 - Post-medieval drainage ditch on Humber's Ball (Monument)

Summary

A long silted drainage channel was noted during field investigation in 2017.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 82578 32411. A silted drainage channel lies on the northern side of Humber's Ball. It is 2 metres wide, 1 metre deep and 120 metre 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. HWH17072, p17-18. [Mapped feature: #44528 Drainage ditch, HWH17072]

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8244 3301 (19m by 127m)
Map sheet SS83SW
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Historic Parish HAWKRIDGE

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument) (Halscombe etc): HWH17072

Record last edited

May 15 2018 1:48PM

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