MSO10050 - Post-medieval water meadow at Dyehouse Cross, Brompton Regis (Monument)

Summary

A possible post-medieval water meadow is visible as earthworks on aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The possible remains of a Post Medieval water meadow are visible on aerial photographs. Five parallel drains, measuring up to 110m long, extend from a single, perpendicular drain. They are situated adjacent to the river Exe and are centred at SS 9361 2648. [1]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: SS92NW. 50.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NW.
  • <3> Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 92 NW. AF1131882.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: 03-OCT-1952. RAF 540/890 4072-3 03-OCT-1952.
  • <5> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/890 4072-3 03-OCT-1952.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9362 2649 (152m by 139m)
Map sheet SS92NW
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): MMO857
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8974
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NW50
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132262
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13521

Record last edited

Dec 10 2012 12:46PM

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