MMO2832 - Possible Bronze Age barrow north of North Twitchen (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
A small circular mound is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork situated on moorland north of North Twitchen, Brayford. Centred at approximately SS 7260 3755, the mound occupies a prominent position, on a saddle of land between two unnamed streams. It overlooks Sherracombe to the north and Kedworthy Combe to the west. The mound measures some 15 metres in diameter. As such, its position and size are typical of a Bronze Age funerary monument, most probably a barrow. It lies close to a group of four previously recorded Bronze Age barrows (see MDE1196) and may well be a part of this group. [1,2]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7260 3755 (18m by 18m) (Aerial Survey)|
|Civil Parish||BRAYFORD, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1485011 (Pastscape entry: 1485011)
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1485011
Record last edited
Apr 24 2018 9:18AM
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