MMO859 - Post-medieval water meadow at Wynne Farm, Brompton Regis (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval field gutter system, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1946.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A system of Post Medieval field gutters, visible on aerial photographs, probably form part of a water meadow, known locally as a Catch Meadow irrigation system. Six roughly parallel ditches, with perpendicular ditches at their west end, are centred at SS 9486 2805. A further two ditches are situated to the south at SS 9482 2793. [1]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NW.
  • --- Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 92 NW. AF1131882.
  • --- Aerial photograph: 15-APR-1946. RAF 106G/UK/1420 4305-6 15-APR-1946.
  • --- Map: SS92NW.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/1420 4305-6 15-APR-1946.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9485 2805 (280m by 257m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10052
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8976
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NW52
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132264
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13523

Record last edited

Nov 29 2012 4:21PM

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