MSO11240 - Medieval warren at Conygar Wood (Monument)

Summary

The name of the wood suggests this site may have had a warren, presumably attached to Dunster Castle.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

"Conygar Wood, quarry and tower" printed on Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division map. [1] Presumably was the warren attached to the castle. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" SS94SE. [Mapped feature: #34221 ]
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. E Dennison, Somerset County Council, 1 February 1984.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9906 4417 (555m by 398m)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish DUNSTER, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO700
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9471
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SE58
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1119484
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33578

Record last edited

Jun 25 2019 2:23PM

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