MMO1165 - Linear ditch following Cutcombe and Luxborough parish boundary line (Monument)

Summary

The earthwork remains of a linear boundary ditch of uncertain date which can be seen following the line of the parish boundary between Cutcombe and Luxborough parishes is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The remains of a linear boundary ditch of unknown date was seen marking a length of the boundary between the parishes of cutcombe and Luxborough from SS 9533 3660 to SS 9555 3730, approximately 720m in length. The ditch was seen as an earthwork and mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: 23-JAN-1947. RAF CPE/UK/1944/4152 23-JAN-1947. RAF CPE/UK/1944/4152 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NE. AF1133887.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9546 3695 (270m by 711m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10087
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7501
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9311
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE103
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1166319
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13924

Record last edited

Feb 1 2013 1:23PM

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