MMO738 - Undated rectilinear enclosure west of Leigh Farm (Monument)

Summary

Cropmarks of an undated, double-ditched rectilinear enclosure, visible on vertical air photographs taken in 1976. On the ground the feature appears to be no more than the junction of a field boundary and a hollow way.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cropmarks of an undated, double-ditched rectilinear enclosure, visible on vertical air photographs taken in 1976. This enclosure, which is 55 metres by 40 metres in maximum dimensions, is centred at SS 9563 3370. [1,2] On the ground this site appears to be no more than the junction of a field boundary and a hollow way. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. MAL/76071 060 (16 August 1976).
  • <3> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 8 September 1998.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9563 3369 (51m by 64m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Historic Parish KINGS BROMPTON
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8933
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE65
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1121033

Record last edited

Jan 16 2017 1:23PM

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