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

Summary

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

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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]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 92 NW. AF1131882.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NW.
  • <3> Map: SS92NW. 79.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: 15-APR-1946. RAF 106G/UK/1420 3304-5 15-APR-1946.
  • <5> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/1420 3304-5 15-APR-1946.

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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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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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
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132538
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13793

Record last edited

Dec 10 2012 10:37AM

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