MSO10864 - Alleged mound, S of Chains Barrow, Exmoor (Monument)


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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small mound with surrounding bank. [1] The area is gently sloping improved ground which is now reverting to rough grass nd rushes. It is a damp area covered by extensive old peat cuttings, wet hollows and linear drainage. No trace could be found of the mound. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Survey: Western Archaeological Trust. 1980s. Exmoor Aerial Photograph Survey. 7341.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: September 19. HSL.UK.71-167 Run 73. 7588.
  • <3> Unassigned: RCHME. 1996. Exmoor Survey.



Grid reference Centred SS 7335 4133 (30m by 31m)
Map sheet SS74SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33002

Record last edited

Oct 28 2009 11:17AM


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