MMO997 - Post-medieval extractive pits on south side of Exton Hill (Monument)

Summary

Two extractive pits of post-medieval date were noted as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two extractive pits of post-medieval date are visible on vertical aerial photographs on the south side of Exton Hill. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 2154-5 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 93 SW. AF1133201.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9360 3423 (115m by 29m) (Aerial Survey)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish EXTON, 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): MSO7213
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW66
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1133833

Record last edited

Dec 6 2016 10:56AM

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