MEM24374 - Post Medieval Cluster of Peat Cutting on Porlock Allotment (Monument)

Summary

A post medieval cluster of peat cuttings on Porlock Allotment south of the Porlock to Simonsbath Railway.

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A cluster of rectangular and sub-rectangular peat cuttings just south of the railway. Most are generally about 1.2m wide and up to 0.15m deep. [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. 18. [Mapped feature: #44841 A cluster of peat cuttings., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8345 4360 (28m by 28m)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Jul 27 2018 10:13AM

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