MEM25220 - Medieval or post-medieval field boundary north of Long Lane (Monument)

Summary

A field boundary is shown on historic mapping and has been noted during magnetometry survey.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A weak curvilinear anomaly with a spread of strong circular anomalies corresponds with a field boundary shown on the six inch 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1,2] The feature truncates a potential late prehistoric ditched enclosure recorded as MMO1603. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1888-1914. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 6 Inch Map. 1:10560.
  • <2> Report: Forshaw-Perring, P.. 2021. Geophysical survey report: Tivington Farm - Potential woodland creation areas (Part B). Magnitude Surveys. p 11, 12, Figures 3-7.
  • <3> Verbal communication: Various. 1993-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Catherine Dove, 14 June 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9271 4546 (56m by 287m)
Map sheet SS94NW
Civil Parish SELWORTHY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Jun 14 2022 10:27AM

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