MMO936 - Medieval trackway south of Highley Plantation (Monument)

Summary

A trackway of probable medieval or later date is visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Trackway visible on vertical aerial photographs to the south of Highley Plantation. This feature is likely to be medieval or later in date. [1] It is not clear whether this is a different trackway to the Herepath (MSO11642) or this record refers to the same feature. [2]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 4154-5 23-JAN-1947.
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 NW. AF1129721.
  • <3> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. C Dove 28/01/2013.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9361 3753 (point) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9304
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW119
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132549

Record last edited

Jan 28 2013 3:36PM

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