MSO10058 - Medieval or post-medieval ridge and furrow south of Marshbridge Cross (Monument)

Summary

Medieval or post-medieval ridge and furrow is visible as earthworks on aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A block of medieval or post-medieval ridge and furrow, measuring 150 metres by 130 metres, is centred at SS 9070 2881, and is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1952. [1-3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/860 3140-1 (2 September 1952).
  • <2> Collection: Winton, H.. 1998. RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS92NW.
  • <3>XY Archive: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS 92 NW. AF1131882. [Mapped feature: #34638 ]
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1132271, Extant 11 April 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9069 2882 (144m by 180m)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, 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): MMO866
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9379
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NW59
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1132271
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13660

Record last edited

Apr 11 2022 3:31PM

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