MMO745 - Possible medieval or post-medieval enclosure northeast of Leigh Farm (Monument)

Summary

Earthworks of a curvilinear bank and ditched feature abutting a modern field boundary, possibly part of an enclosure of medieval or post-medieval date.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Curvilinear bank and ditched feature abutting a modern field boundary at SS 9646 3428. This feature which is approximately 25 metres across, may form part of an enclosure of medieval or post-medieval date. [1,2] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2082 4027-8 (19 May 1947).
  • <2> Archive: Dyer, C.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.
  • <3> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1121086, Extant 5 May 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9645 3426 (34m by 28m) 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): MSO8939
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE72
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1121086

Record last edited

May 5 2022 10:08AM

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