MMO744 - Post-medieval extractive pits at Blagdon Hill (Monument)

Summary

Several small extractive pits of probable post-medieval date were visible as earthworks on vertical air photographs on the summit and northern slopes of Blagdon Hill.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Several small extractive pits of probable post medieval date, visible on vertical air photographs on the summit and northern slopes of Blagdon Hill. [1]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 3149-51 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2080 4025-6 19-MAY-1947.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9694 3400 (993m by 856m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8938
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE71
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1121079

Record last edited

Jul 25 2018 2:34PM

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