MMO2873 - Medieval field system north of Codsend (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
The low earthwork remains of strip fields, potentially of medieval origin, are visible on specialist oblique aerial photographs of 1999 to the north of Codsend at circa SS 8895 3999. At least 5 earthen strips or baulks up to 12 metres wide are visible, orientated roughly northwest to southeast, approximately following the contours of the hillside. Unfortunately these features are not visible on the vertical coverage available to the survey and due to limitations in the specialist aerial photograph coverage of this area, it was not possible to fully transcribe the features. They are therefore probably more extensive than currently recorded. [1,2]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 8896 4000 (189m by 167m) (Aerial Survey)|
|Civil Parish||CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1485325 (Original Monarch entry: 1485325)
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 NE150
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1485325
Record last edited
Sep 4 2014 12:42PM
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