MMO935 - Ridge and furrow on southwest slopes of Lype Hill (Monument)

Summary

Medieval or post-medieval ridge and furrow is visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs taken in 1947 and 1964.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Medieval or post medieval ridge and furrow, visible on vertical aerial photographs on the south-west slopes of Lype Hill. [1]

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 F62 543/2821 0143 27-APR-1964.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9500 3676 (183m by 207m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, 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): MSO9303
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW118
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132548

Record last edited

Jan 30 2013 3:11PM

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