MMO719 - Possible water meadow at Nicholls Plantation (Monument)

Summary

Post-medieval ditches situated to the north and south of Nicholls Plantation, visible on vertical air photographs taken in 1947. These features are probably drainage ditches and may form part of a catch meadow irrigation system.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Post medieval ditches, to the north and south of Nicholls Plantation, visible on vertical air photographs. These features are probably drainage ditches and may form part of a catch meadow irrigation system. Centred at SS 9520 3122. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 1154 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9516 3116 (231m by 285m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8916
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE46
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1120453

Record last edited

Jan 16 2013 4:22PM

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