MSO10456 - Driver Quarry, south of Driver Farm (Monument)
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Grass covered quarry covering an area approximately 84 metres long and 28 metres wide with the main cut approximately 40 metres long, 28 metres wide and up to 7 metres deep back edge. A very eroded spoil mound approximately 22 metres long, 5 metres wide and 3 metres high runs along the front edge of the main cut. Stone faced in most sections. Quarry on the east side of the road to Driver Farm. Marked on the 1904 six inch 2nd Edition  and the 1890 25 inch 1st Edition  Ordnance Survey maps, as Driver Quarry. 
- <1> SEM7223 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1892-1906. County Series, 2nd Edition 6 Inch Map. 1:10560. 1904.
- <2> SEM6703 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1890.
- <3>XY SSO1170 Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 18September 1995. [Mapped feature: #34698 ]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7362 4024 (45m by 107m)|
|Civil Parish||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Somerset SMR PRN: 22775
Record last edited
Oct 11 2021 12:23PM
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