MEM24384 - Post Medieval Peat Cutting on Exe Plain (Monument)

Summary

A large irregular area of peat cutting within a larger area of cuttings.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A long irregular area of peat cutting defined by cuts of up to 0.4 metres high on the uphill side. This is set amongst a landscape of significant 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. 12; no. 13. [Mapped feature: #44862 A large irregular area of peat cutting., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 75597 41919 (point)
Map sheet SS74SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Oct 6 2020 4:02PM

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