MMO841 - Modern agricultural marks southwest of Upcott Cross (Monument)

Summary

Three parallel lines of pits, visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs taken in 1947 and probably of modern agricultural rather than archaeological origin.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Three parallel lines of pits, visible as cropmarks on vertical aerial photographs. It is unlikely that these features are of great antiquity and they may be of modern agricultural origin. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 4158-9 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9075 3597 (69m by 68m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, 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): MSO8610
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW76
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132210

Record last edited

Jan 20 2020 12:44PM

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