MEM24476 - Undated Hollow Way on Verney's Allotment (Monument)

Summary

Part of a hollow way runs across the north facing slopes of Verney's Allotment.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A hollow way 1.5m wide and 0.15m deep, with slight mounding on the downhill side. It runs across the slope and over the break into the valey to the north; where the slope steepens the feature cuts more deeply, with a scarp up to 0.6m high on its uphill side. The south end lies close to an area of 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. 17; no. 3. [Mapped feature: #44979 A hollow way on Verney's Allotment., ]

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 77922 34756 (point)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Aug 15 2018 11:21AM

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