MMO618 - (Monument)

Summary

A ploughed contour leat is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork east of Warren Farm, Exmoor. Previously recorded as an individual monument, it is now believed to be part of the substantial water meadow system now recorded under NMR UID 1475879.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

See summary (1). A ploughed contour leat is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork east of Warren Farm, Exmoor. Beginning at approximately SS 7963 4078, the leat measures approximately 50 metres in length. Previously recorded as an individual monument, it is now believed to be part of the substantial water meadow system now recorded under NMR UID 1475879 (2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR OS/95026 134-136 12-MAR-1995.
  • --- Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. McDonnell R, 1985, Recommendations for the management of archaeological sites.
  • --- Archive: 2007-2009. Exmoor National Park NMP: SS 74 SE. MD002183.

Map

No mapped location recorded.

Location

Grid reference Not recorded
Map sheet Not recorded
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park Authority HER number: MSO6914
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1102016
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33084

Record last edited

Mar 26 2018 10:33AM

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