MMO766 - Medieval or post-medieval field lynchets northwest of Swansea Farm (Monument)

Summary

Field lynchets of medieval or post-medieval date, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Full Description

Parallel linear banks, visible as earthworks on vertical air photographs in fields to the north-west of Swansea Farm. These features, which are likely to be lynchets of medieval or post medieval date, are centred at SS 9925 3345. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 3147-8 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SE. AF1118137.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9917 3347 (400m by 132m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8960
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE93
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1121481

Record last edited

Jan 3 2018 9:47AM

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