MMO1018 - Post-medieval leat west of Hartford (Monument)

Summary

Possible post-medieval leats west of Hartford and adjacent to the River Haddeo, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1952. They appear to be partially ploughed by 1964.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible Post Medieval leat is visible, west of Hartford and adjacent to the River Haddeo, on aerial photographs. It is visible for 250m from SS 9565 2928 to SS 9590 2922. Another possible leat, measuring 100m long, is visible centred at SS 9559 2934. These features appear partially ploughed level on 1964 photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/860 4176-7 02-SEP-1952.
  • --- Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9571 2928 (371m by 148m) (Aerial Survey)
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): MSO9032
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE67
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1133872

Record last edited

Dec 13 2012 10:56AM

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