MSO10460 - Possible post-medieval spoil heap northeast of Pinkworthy Farm (Monument)

Summary

A grass covered mound has been interpreted as a possible spoil heap resulting from a break in the Pinkworthy Canal, although this is not clear.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Grass covered mound approximately 4 metres long, 3 metres wide and 0.2 metres high. Approximately 12 metres northeast of a small break in the Pinkworthy Canal (MSO6847). Possibly a small spoil mound from the break in the canal, although it appears similar to MSO10124 and MSO10126. Situated in one of the small rectangular shaped field north by east of Pinkworthy Farm. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 19 September 1995. [Mapped feature: #34702 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7244 4146 (5m by 5m)
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 22780

Record last edited

Oct 12 2021 10:16AM

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