MMO587 - Post-medieval water meadow west of Edbrooke (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval field gutter system is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947 and 1952.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Part of a possible catch meadow irrigation system is visible on vertical aerial photographs at Edbrook. [1-4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Report: Francis, P.T.H.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the "Catch Meadow" Irrigation Systems Found in the Exmoor Region of West Somerset. 40.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1980 3350-1.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/860 3025-6 (2 September 1952).
  • <4> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SW. AF1133201.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9075 3410 (642m by 428m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11886
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8591
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW30
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1095106
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34464

Record last edited

Dec 6 2016 10:08AM

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