MMO2599 - Post-medieval field boundary and hollow way north of Oaktrow Farm (Monument)

Summary

A field boundary and hollow way visible as earthworks on aerial photographs are probably associated with the deserted farmstead of Smallcombe.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A field boundary and hollow way are visible as earthworks on aerial photographs to the north of Oaktrow Farm, centred on circa SS 9433 4081. The hollow way is still marked as a route on the current Ordnance Survey base map. The field boundary is circa 20 metres to the south of the hollow way. Both features are probably associated with the deserted farmstead of Smallcombe. [1-2]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF CPE/UK/1980 (F20) 3227-8 (11 April 1947).
  • <2>XY Archive: 2007-2009. Exmoor National Park NMP: SS 94 SW. MD002186. [Mapped feature: #32487 ]
  • <3> Map: 1843. Timberscombe Parish Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9433 4080 (48m by 58m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS94SW
Civil Parish TIMBERSCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SW108
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1479536

Record last edited

Aug 18 2020 11:52AM

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