MMO925 - Post-medieval water meadow at Higher Clammer (Monument)

Summary

The possible remains of a post-medieval water meadow system along the west bank of the River Haddeo, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1946.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The potential remains of a post-medieval water meadow are visible on aerial photographs. A series of curving and straight drains extend, perpendicular to one another, north and south along the west bank of the River Haddeo. They are centred at SS 9430 2868. [1-3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4] Some of the watercourses transcribed by the NMP appear to be represented on the 2022 MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/1420 3304-5 (15 April 1946).
  • <2> Collection: Winton, H.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NW.
  • <3>XY Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 92 NW. AF1131882. [Mapped feature: #35248 ]
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1132538, Extant 11 April 2022.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2022. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9429 2863 (120m by 278m) 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): MSO10070
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8984
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NW79
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1132538
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13793

Record last edited

Apr 11 2022 4:17PM

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