MSO11024 - Undated mound on Great Tom's Hill (Monument)


An undated subrectangular earthen mound was noted on aerial photographs and during field survey.

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Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

Round mound seen on aerial photograph [1] No further information. [2] A subrectangular earthen mound, measuring 3 metres by 2.4 metres and 0.3 metres high; it is covered in reeds. [3] 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 Unassigned: SMR file 33163. [Mapped feature: #47337 ]
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council / South West Heritage Trust staff comments. E Dennison, Somerset County Council, 2 April 1984.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. R Wilson-North and J Best, 12 July 1996.
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 974877, Extant 6 July 2021.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7032
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SW64
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 974877
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33163



Grid reference SS 8061 4328 (point)
Map sheet SS84SW

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Record last edited

Oct 12 2021 11:35AM


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