MSO10412 - Undated mound on Hoar Moor (Monument)

Summary

A flat topped, turf covered mound measures 11.9 by 9.2 metres. Its date and function are not clear.

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Full Description

At SS 8711 4027 is a flat-topped, apparently turf mound measuring 11.9 metres north to south by 9.2 metres east to west. Built onto a slope,the mound is highest on the downslope at 1.4 metres: to east and west it is c. 0.7 metres high and on the north only 0.2 metres. Its function is not certain. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: RCHME. 17/9/1987. RCHME SS84SE site visit. 37.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8711 4026 (13m by 14m)
Map sheet SS84SE
Civil Parish CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE37
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36065
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 19348

Record last edited

Oct 6 2014 1:50PM

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