MMO3625 - Post-medieval hollow way or trackway on The Allotment (Monument)

Summary

A hollow way or trackway of probable post-medieval date can be seen as an earthwork on aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A hollow way or track of probable post-medieval date can be seen as an earthwork on aerial photographs, climbing The Allotment, Winsford parish. Centred on circa SS 8970 3323, the possible route can be seen for over 500 metres and is less than 5 metres wide. [1-2] The trackway is not shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map or the Tithe Map for Winsford. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF CPE/UK/1944 2160-2162 (23 January 1947).
  • <2>XY Archive: 2007-2009. Exmoor National Park NMP: SS 83 SE. MD002198. [Mapped feature: #32709 ]
  • <3> Map: 1839. Winsford 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 8972 3322 (542m by 57m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Pastscape / NRHE HOB UID: 1497913

Record last edited

Apr 5 2021 9:46PM

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