MMO570 - Post-medieval water meadow northwest of Kershaw (Monument)


A post-medieval field gutter system is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947 and 1959.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A post-medieval water maedow system was visible on vertical aerial photographs in fields to the northwest of Kershaw. [1-4] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 38.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: 1947. LHL CPE/UK/1980. 3298, 3299.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF F21 58/2665 070 (8 January 1959).
  • <4>XY Archive: Dyer, C.A.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721. [Mapped feature: #35134 ]
  • <5> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1089214, Extant 2 May 2022.



Grid reference Centred SS 9409 3890 (279m by 287m) Aerial Survey
Map sheet SS93NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11900
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9275
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW45
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1089214
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34478

Record last edited

May 2 2022 10:25PM


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