MSO10124 - Mound, SW of the Chains Barrow, Exmoor (Monument)


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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Grass covered circular mound approximately 1.8m in diamter and 0.2m high. The mound is surrounded by rushes and is situated on the gentle south-facing slopes to the SW of the Chains Barrow (PRN 33030), approximately 15m SE of the footpath running from Goat Hill to the Chains Barrow. Uncertain purpose, possibly natural? [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 12/9/1995.



Grid reference Centred SS 7312 4170 (11m by 11m)
Map sheet SS74SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 14008

Record last edited

Dec 10 2010 11:39AM


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