MSO10939 - Leat, area of Warren Farm, Exmoor (Monument)

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Full Description

Contour leat running from the Warren to Dry Hill. Starts at SS78604105 in Exe valley and ends against a C19 field bank at SS79864052. Fairly well preserved throughout its length, 0.6m wide with a down slope bank up to 0.5m high and 1.5m wide. At SS79254063 leat supported by a stone bank. Post dates the trackway and enclosure walls at Warren Cottages (PRN 33068) and pillow mound (PRN 33071) which it cuts. [1]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unassigned: SMR file 33078.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: 1947. LHL CPE/UK/1980. 4156-7.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: September 19. HSL.UK.71-177 Run 79. 9282.
  • <4> Photograph: February 198. Slide (SCC Planning Department). 3.014.0087.
  • <5> Report: McDonnell, R. 1985. Recommendations for the Management…. 40 (site 227).

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7917 4074 (1376m by 649m)
Map sheet SS74SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33078

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Feb 5 2020 2:02PM

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