MEM24396 - Possible post-medieval peat cutting on North Twitchen (Monument)

Summary

A possible area of peat cutting may alternatively may be the result of animal excavation.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A disturbed area with spoil heaps on the western side up to 0.6 metres high, it is likely peat cutting but could also be animal digging. [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. 13; no. 10. [Mapped feature: #44876 Possible area of peat cutting or animal digging., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 72566 37384 (point)
Map sheet SS73NW
Civil Parish BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Sep 2 2020 5:06PM

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