MEM24221 - Possible post-medieval drainage ditch on Humber's Ball (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
SS 82578 32411. A silted drainage channel in a very wet area on the southeast side of Humber's Ball is 0.8 metres wide, 0.5 metres deep and 32 metres long.  The feature appears to have been transcribed as part of the wider system of earthworks recorded as MMO515. Further investigation is required to confirm the nature of this feature. 
- <1>XY SEM8544 Report: Riley, H.. 2018. Archaeological walkover survey: Halscombe Allotments, Humber's Ball, Hawkridge Plain & Old Barrow Down, Withypool & Hawkridge, Exmoor. HWH17073, p18. [Mapped feature: #44529 Possible drainage ditch, HWH17073]
- <2> SMO5308 Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Catherine Dove, 14 May 2018.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 8250 3245 (146m by 107m)|
|Civil Parish||WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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External Links (0)
- Mires Feature Reference (Monument) (Halscombe etc): HWH17073
Record last edited
May 15 2018 1:48PM
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