MSO10996 - Undated trackway on Three Combe Hill (Monument)


A trackway is visible as shallow irregular linear depressions and measures up to ten metres wide in places.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Shallow irregular linear depressions running northwest to southeast on Three Combe Hill. In places up to 10 metres wide. Indication of second track doubling back to west. Presumably was the track to the Warren and Warren Cottages. [1,2] Seen on aerial photographs. [3,4] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unassigned: SMR file 33135.
  • <2> Report: McDonnell, R.. 1985. Recommendations for the Management of Archaeological Sites in the Exmoor National Park at Warren, Pinford, Tom's Hill and Hayes Allotment. 37-8 (site 219).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: July 1947. LHL CPE.UK.1980. 4157.
  • <4>XY Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS7940. [Mapped feature: #34466 ]
  • <5> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1102167, Extant 1 June 2021.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO6900
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SE74
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1102167
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33135



Grid reference Centred SS 7951 4035 (228m by 288m)
Map sheet SS74SE

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Record last edited

Jun 1 2021 11:44AM


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