MMO877 - Shrunken settlement north of West Howetown (Monument)

Summary

Shrunken settlement features (field boundaries, ridge and furrow, mounds and trackway) of medieval or later date, seen as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1964.

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Type and Period (5)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Field boundaries, ridge and furrow, mounds and a trackway, all of medieval or later date, are visible on vertical aerial photographs to the north of West Howetown. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 543/2821 (F61) 0148-9 27-APR-1964.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9125 3504 (340m by 248m) (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): MSO7195
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW86
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132285

Record last edited

Jan 7 2013 12:57PM

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