MMO887 - Medieval or later trackways and possible ironstone pits at South Quarme Allotment (Monument)

Summary

Trackways and probable ironstone pits of medieval or later date, visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs taken in 1947 and 1964.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Trackways and probable ironstone pits of medieval or later date, visible on vertical aerial photographs at South Quarme Allotment. The pits lie adjacent to the Pulham River and the trackways run from this small group of extractive pits, north-eastward towards Kennisham Hill plantation. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 4154-5 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 543/2821 (F61) 0143-4 27-APR-1964.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9452 3624 (103m by 134m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish EXTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7201
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW92
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132356

Record last edited

Apr 3 2018 11:51AM

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