MSO11031 - Enclosure, SW of Dry Hill, Exmoor (Monument)


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Two parallel banks 6 paces wide and 14 paces long enclosing a small rectangular area 9 paces wide. Entrance through centre of bank on NW side (upslope side). Banks 1-1.2m 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> Unassigned: Dennison, E, Somerset County Council. 21.03.84. E Dennison, 21 March 1984.
  • <3> Report: McDonnell, R. 1985. Recommendations for the Management…. 38 (site 221).



Grid reference Centred SS 7975 4046 (69m by 74m)
Map sheet SS74SE

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

Record last edited

Feb 5 2020 2:31PM


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