MMO1017 - Post-medieval water meadow north of Wimbleball Wood (Monument)

Summary

A possible post-medieval leat adjacent to the River Haddeo, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1946 and 1970. It may, along with some drains, form part of a field gutter system.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible post-medieval leat is visible, adjacent to the River Haddeo, on aerial photographs and is centred at SS 9631 2942.The possible remains of more drains may mean the leat forms part of a water meadow. These are centred at SS 9615 2960 and SS 9630 2948. [1-3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/1420 4475-6 (15 April 1946).
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR MAL/70090 0033-4 (1 December 1970).
  • <3>XY Collection: Dyer, C. and Winton, H.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NE. [Mapped features: #34908 ; #34909 ]
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1133871, Extant 5 April 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9621 2951 (376m by 204m) (2 map features)
Map sheet SS92NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9031
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE66
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1133871

Record last edited

Apr 5 2022 11:25AM

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