MEM24227 - Possible undated enclosure southwest of Butcher's Farm (Monument)


A dubious incomplete curvilinear banked enclosure of uncertain date was recorded from aerial photographs but this feature cannot be verified.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A dubious incomplete curvilinear banked enclosure of uncertain date recorded from an unconfirmed source at SS 9705 3774. This feature was recorded during the Brendon Hills NMP project, but the photographic or map source for the feature cannot be identified. Recent aerial photographic sources do not show any similar features at this location. [1] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [2] The feature was not transcribed by McDonnell in the 1980s. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1>XY Archive: Small, F.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NE. AF1133887. [Mapped feature: #44542 Possible curvilinear enclosure, ]
  • <2> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1506337, Extant 28 April 2022.
  • <3> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography.



Grid reference Centred SS 9705 3774 (69m by 69m) Original source requires verification to confirm Monument's presence
Map sheet SS93NE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE138
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1506337

Record last edited

Apr 28 2022 1:11PM


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