MSO10461 - Undated stone southeast of Pinkworthy Pond (Monument)

Summary

The stone may be a fallen standing stone or spoil from a drainage ditch.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Irregular shaped grey coloured, loose stone approximately 0.6 metres long, 0.35 metres wide and with 0.1 metres of its thickness exposed above ground. The stone is on the southwest edge of a drainage ditch approximately 0.6 metres wide and up to 0.2 metres deep, and running roughly northwest to southeast. It is possibly a fallen standing stone, or it may be spoil from the ditch as there are no other stones in the area. Set in an area of well grazed rough grass, southeast of Pinkworthy Pond. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Survey: Faxon, Keith. 1998. Record card from McDonnell, R. Pinkworthy Estate: An Archaeological Survey for Management Purpose. 20 September 1995.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7246 4198 (point) (Surveyed)
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 22781

Record last edited

Jan 31 2017 11:22AM

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