MSO10126 - Mounds, S of Chains Barrow, Exmoor (Monument)


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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of low grass covered mounds, up to 2.4m long, 1.8m wide and 0.25m high. Similar to PRN 14008. Rushes are growing on the mounds and around them. Situated approximately 45m W of a wooden post set in the northern end of boundary bank PRN 14009. There are numerous smaller mounds within this field, most are probably natural but some seem to be too regular in shape to be natural features. [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 7330 4160 (52m by 37m)
Map sheet SS74SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 14010

Record last edited

Dec 10 2010 11:37AM


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