MEM24371 - Undated mound on Porlock Allotment (Monument)

Summary

A low undated mound around the area of peat cutting with an uncertain function.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A sub-rectangular mound 5.5m by 3m and up to 0.45m high. No ditch is apparent . Its function and origin is uncertain but it could be related to nearby peat cutting. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Report: Kirkham, G. and Taylor, S.. 2008. Exmoor Mire Restoration Project: Archaeological Survey on Moorland Areas at Alderman's Barrow Allotment, Blackpitts-Exe Head, North Twitchen, Roosthitchen and Verney's Allotment. p. 10; no. 12. [Mapped feature: #44834 A sub-rectangular mound 5.5m by 3m., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8375 4353 (point)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Jul 27 2018 8:54AM

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