MMO575 - Post-medieval water meadow at Honeywell Farm (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval water meadow system is visible on vertical aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A post medieval water meadow system was seen as earthworks in fields surrounding Honeywell Farm. These features which are visible on vertical aerial photographs were plotted during the Brendon Hills Mapping Project. [2]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE.UK.1980 4345-4346 April 1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 40.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9161 3713 (179m by 283m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish EXTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Events/Activities (2)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11905
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7184
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW50
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1089219
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34483

Record last edited

Jan 25 2013 5:00PM

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