MMO2545 - (Monument)

Summary

An earthwork bank is visible on aerial photographs to the north of Tom's Hill Farm. It may be the remains of an abandoned or incomplete field boundary of 19th century date.

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Protected Status

Full Description

A bank is visible on aerial photographs approximately 15 metres to the north of Tom's Hill Farm, as a subtle earthwork centred at circa SS 81154318. It is visible for just over 45 metres orientated NNE to SSW, roughly parallel to the extant 19th century field boundary. It may be the remains of an abandoned or incomplete phase of enclosure associated with the Farm. It is not visible on aerial photographs of 1977. (1-2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. ENPA MAL 77013 079-80 20-MAY-1977.
  • --- Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF 540/931 (F20) 3062-3 08-NOV-1952.
  • --- Archive: 2007-2009. Exmoor National Park NMP: SS 84 SW. MD002184.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8115 4318 (15m by 49m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1478464

Record last edited

Mar 26 2018 10:37AM

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