MSO11022 - Undated cairn on Beckham (Monument)

Summary

A small cairn of medium sized cones is suggested to represent an undated field clearance cairn.

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Protected Status

Full Description

Small cairn of medium sized stone on edge of hill above stream. 0.15 metres high and 3 paces wide in stone free area. May be field clearance cairn. [1] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1>XY Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information. R McDonnell, 9 September 2002. [Mapped feature: #47348 ]
  • <2> Article in serial: Burrow, I., Minnitt, S. and Murless, B.. 1982. Somerset Archaeology 1981. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 126. 69-91. 63.
  • <3> 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. 62 (site 68).
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 36302, Extant 11 July 2021.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8087 4228 (point)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO6877
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SW43
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36302
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33161

Record last edited

Jul 11 2021 9:28PM

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