MSO11022 - Undated cairn on Beckham (Monument)


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

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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.



Grid reference SS 8087 4228 (point)
Map sheet SS84SW

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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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