MMO720 - Medieval and post-medieval settlement remains at Brompton Regis (Monument)

Summary

Earthwork features including linear banks and ridge and furrow, in fields surrounding the medieval or post-medieval settlement at Brompton Regis, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Earthwork features, probably relating to the medieval or post medieval settlement of Brompton Regis, visible on air photographs in fields surrounding the modern village. These features include parallel linear banks, possibly property boundaries at SS 9505 3138 and a field bank and ridge and furrow at SS 9508 3164. [1]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2082 3027-8 19-MAY-1947.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 1154 23-JAN-1947.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9506 3155 (248m by 416m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, 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): MSO8917
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE47
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1120458

Record last edited

Dec 20 2012 10:05AM

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