MMO564 - Post-medieval water meadow at Upcott Farm (Monument)


A post-medieval field gutter system at Upcott Farm, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A system of post medieval field gutters is clearly visible on vertical aerial photographs to the east of Upcott Farm. These features which are centred at SS 914 359, extend northwards to Quarme Bridge. [2]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Somerset CC SMR 29 Sep 1986.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: 1947. LHL CPE/UK/1980. 4345, 4346.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 37.



Grid reference Centred SS 9154 3609 (506m by 570m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (2)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11894
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8599
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW39
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1089208
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34472

Record last edited

Jul 26 2016 12:21PM


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