MSO10458 - Possible medieval or post-medieval mining trial pits south of Short Combe (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
Grass covered steep sided depression with spoil mounds. Approximately 8 metres long, 12 metres wide and approximately 1.2 metres deep. Approximately 24 metres to the east there is a smaller depression approximately 6 metres long 3 metres wide and 0.3 metres deep and also a smaller one again, approximately 2.5 metres northeast of the main depression. Area of mineral trial pits(?) at the east end of Short Combe. There are animal burrows within the spoil of the largest depression, but generally in good condition. 
- <1> SSO1170 Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 19 September 1995.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7282 4080 (18m by 18m)|
|Civil Parish||EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Somerset SMR PRN: 22778
Record last edited
Feb 3 2021 11:59AM
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