MSO11849 - Possible enclosure on Codsend Moors (Monument)

Summary

A small circular enclosure was noted on aerial photographs dating from 1982; however, the only evidence on the ground noted for the site was

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

Small circular enclosure set within field system (MSO9193). [1,2] A short scarp, 9 metres long was the only indication of the sub-circular enclosure within the larger prehistoric field system. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Survey: Western Archaeological Trust. 1980s. Exmoor Aerial Photograph Survey. 8740.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Meridian Air Maps. 1982. Infrared False Colour Aerial Photography. 2246.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. 17 September 1987.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8711 4054 (point) Estimated from sources
Map sheet SS84SE
Civil Parish CUTCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE37
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36065
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34427

Record last edited

Jan 26 2022 12:49PM

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