MSO11745 - Disputed Bronze Age barrow on Withypool and Exford Parish boundary (Non-antiquity)

Summary

A barrow is recorded here but is actually located to the west (MSO12344)

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

Damaged round barrow c.11 paces diameter and 4 feet high. North side obliterated by parish boundary ditch and bank. [1] This barrow is actually at SS 8144 3739 (MSO12344). [2] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1>XY Unpublished document: Eardley Wilmot, H. 16.09.80. H Eardley-Wilmot to Somerset County Council 16.09.80 - discovery. [Mapped feature: #34495 ]
  • <2> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 3 August 1995.
  • <3> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 974412, Extant 27 July 2021.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8189 3736 (69m by 69m) Incorrect grid reference given - see MSO12344
Map sheet SS83NW
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (2)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8710
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 83 NW16
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 974412
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34313

Record last edited

Jul 27 2021 3:35PM

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