MMO3782 - Post-medieval extractive pit west of Higher Eastcott Farm (Monument)

Summary

An extractive pit, probably of post-medieval date, is visible as earthworks on vertical air photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An extractive pit, probably of Post Medieval date, is visible as earthworks on vertical air photographs. It is centred at SS 9863 3440. [1] This may be the quarry marked on the current ordnance survey mapping and recorded as MEM22274. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF CPE/UK/1944 3148-3149 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.
  • <3> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. C Dove 10/01/2013.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9863 3440 (32m by 42m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8944
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE116
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1505440

Record last edited

Apr 21 2018 12:27PM

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