MMO676 - Post-medieval water meadow at Leigh Farm (Monument)
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- None recorded
A water meadow system (known locally as a catch meadow system) to the south east of Leigh Farm. This system lies on the west side of a steep sided stream valley and may link up with that associated with Kings Brompton Farm, described in record SS 93 SE 25. This system which is probably medieval or post medieval in date, is visible on aerial photographs and was mapped as part of the Brendon Hills Mapping Project. 
- <1> SSO1179 Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 40.
- <2> SMO4068 Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1980 3152 April 1947.
- <3> SMO7520 Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.
- <4> SMO4068 Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2082 4026-27 19-MAY-1998.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 9634 3373 (478m by 501m) (Aerial Survey)|
|Civil Parish||BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1118248 (Original Monarch entry:1118248)
- Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11918
- Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8901
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE26
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1118248
- Somerset SMR PRN: 34497
Record last edited
Jan 9 2013 3:34PM
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