MSO10468 - Possible World War Two slit trench west of Great Rowbarrow (Monument)

Summary

A rectangular depression, 4 metres by 2 metres, is possibly an 'amorphous quarry pit' but appears too straight sided and recent and therefore may be a World War Two slit trench.

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To the west of Great Rowbarrow is a rectangular depression in the ground about 4 metres by 2 metres. It is possibly one of the "amophous quarry pits" mentioned in MSO9184 but appears too straight sided and recent. It may therefore be a World War Two slit trench. [1]

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  • <1> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Chris Webster, site visit report, 4 February 2007.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8752 4153 (8m by 9m)
Map sheet SS84SE
Civil Parish LUCCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 22794

Record last edited

Oct 6 2014 2:04PM

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