MMO576 - Post-medieval water meadow south and west of North Wheddon Farm (Monument)


A post-medieval water meadow system and field banks are visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947 and 1964.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A post-medieval water meadow system with associated field banks, lies to the south and west of North Weddon Farm and South Weddon Farm. These features are visible on vertical aerial photographs and were plotted as part of the Brendon Hills Mapping Project. [1-4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 40.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: KING, LK. Aerial photograph. CPE.UK.1980 3303 (April 1947).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 543/2821 F62 0146-8 (27 April 1964).
  • <4>XY Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721. [Mapped features: #35076 ; #35077 ; #35078 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9209 3837 (364m by 327m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11906
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9279
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW51
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1089220
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34484

Record last edited

Jun 17 2019 12:39PM


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