MSO10128 - Post-medieval quarry north of Acklands (Monument)

Summary

The earthwork remains of a quarry were noted during field survey.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A shallow grass covered depression approximately 12 metres long 3 metres wide and 0.8 metres deep at the rear. A pathway about 22 metres long and 1 metres wide runs from the southern end of the depression until it is cut by a boundary bank ditch with no sign of continuation on the other side. A shallow quarry cut on the eastern side of a small combe to the southwest of Driver Farm. Generally in good condition with no signs of recent erosion. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 13 September 1995. [Mapped feature: #34671 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7316 4008 (10m by 35m)
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 14012

Record last edited

Oct 12 2021 10:53AM

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