MMO3783 - Post-medieval extraction pit northwest of Hurscombe Plantation (Monument)

Summary

A small post-medieval extraction pit, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small post-medieval extraction pit to the north west of Hurscombe Plantation, was seen as earthworks on vertical air photographs. It is centred at SS 9708 3242. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF CEP/UK/1944 1151-2 23-JAN-1947.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9709 3241 (48m by 22m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8930
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE117
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1505573

Record last edited

Jan 3 2018 2:28PM

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