MMO714 - Possible water meadow at Harewood Farm (Monument)

Summary

Parallel field drains at Harewood Farm, possibly part of a post-medieval field gutter system, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1977.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Parallel field drains possibly part of a post medieval catch meadow irrigation system at Hurwood Farm. These features are visible on vertical air photographs, centred at SS 9685 3015. [1] The water meadow is part of a large system to the east of Harewood and South Greenslade Farm. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR MAL/77037 218 26-NOV-1977.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Winton, H.. 1999. RCHME/EH Aerial Photographers Comment. Helen Winton/19-MAY-1998/RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9684 3011 (170m by 173m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8911
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE41
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1120119

Record last edited

Jan 15 2019 4:52PM

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