MEM24475 - Post Medieval Enclosure on Verney's Allotment (Monument)

Summary

A long rectangular enclosure to the south of Veryney's Allotment.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A rectilinear enclosure bounded by a stone wall, mostly robbed out, is present within the southeast corner of Verney's Allotment. It is best preserved to the north where it is 1.5m wide and up to 0.3m high on its downhill side. The southern part of poorly preserved and the line of the former wall is now followed by a modern access track. [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. 17; no. 1. [Mapped feature: #44978 A rectilinear enclosure., ]

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7799 3425 (486m by 426m)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Aug 15 2018 11:13AM

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