MMO986 - Post-medieval water meadow at Sunny Nook (Monument)

Summary

Two parallel ditches, possibly post-medieval field gutters, are visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two parallel ditches, possibly field gutters relating to a post-medieval water meadow system, are visible on vertical aerial photographs at Sunny Nook. [1,2] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 1155-6 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Archive: Dyer, C.. 1998-1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SW. AF1133201.
  • <3> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1133745, Extant 9 May 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9439 3129 (146m by 238m) Aerial Survey
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, 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): MSO9020
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW55
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1133745

Record last edited

May 9 2022 9:18PM

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