MMO965 - Post-medieval water meadow southwest of Haddon Farm (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval field gutter system, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1952.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Post Medieval water meadow, known locally as a Catch Meadow Irrigation System, is visible as earthworks, on aerial photographs. Five roughly parallel field gutters or drains extend along the contour of a slope and are centred at SS 9517 2802. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NE.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/860 3177 02-SEP-1952.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9515 2802 (174m by 125m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS92NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9007
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE50
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1133618

Record last edited

Dec 13 2012 11:03AM

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