MMO723 - Post-medieval water meadow south of Venne House (Monument)

Summary

Parallel ditches or field gutters, probably part of a post-medieval field gutter system, are visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Parallel ditches or field gutters, probably part of a post medieval catch meadow irrigation system, are visible on vertical air photographs. These features lie immediately to the south of Venne House at SS 9895 3066. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 1149-50 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9894 3066 (178m by 236m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish UPTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8383
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE50
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1120486

Record last edited

Feb 22 2016 4:23PM

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