MEM24398 - Post-medieval peat cutting on North Twitchen (Monument)

Summary

A peat cutting into the slope is visible on the west side of North Twitchen.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A rectangular cutting into the slope approximately 6 metres by 6 metres with a scarp up to 0.7 metres high on its upslope side. [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. 14; no. 12. [Mapped feature: #44878 Peat cutting., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 72385 37406 (point)
Map sheet SS73NW
Civil Parish BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Sep 2 2020 4:59PM

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