MSO11031 - Medieval or post-medieval enclosure southeast of Warren Farm (Monument)

Summary

A small rectangular area is enclosed by two parallel banks. It may represent the remains of a building.

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Full Description

Two parallel banks 6 paces wide and 14 paces long enclosing a small rectangular area 9 paces wide. Entrance through centre of bank on northwestern side (upslope side). Banks 1 to 1.2 metres high. Possibly the remains of a building as the interior is levelled. [1] Very sheltered, between two rock outcrops. [2]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unassigned: SMR file 33170.
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council / South West Heritage Trust staff comments. E Dennison, 21 March 1984.
  • <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. 38 (site 221).

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7975 4046 (69m by 74m)
Map sheet SS74SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33170

Record last edited

Jun 2 2021 1:09PM

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