MSO11892 - Post-medieval water meadow at Higher Foxhanger, Brompton Regis (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval water meadow system at Higher Foxhanger.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A post medieval water meadow system at Higher Foxhanger. [1] This area was included in the Brendon Hills Mapping Project. No features were visible on the available photographs associated with Higher Foxhanger. A water meadow system was noted to the east at Lower Foxhanger which is described in record SS 93 SW 58. [2, 3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Francis, P.. 1984. A Survey and Description of the Catch Meadow Irrigation Systems. 40.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: 1947. LHL CPE/UK/1980. 3154.
  • <3> Unpublished document: DYER, CAD. RCHME/EH Aerial Photographers Comment. Carolyn Dyer/18-MAY-1998/Brendon Hills Mapping Project.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 948 321 (202m by 246m)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO593
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8871
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW36
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1095126
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34470

Record last edited

Dec 18 2012 12:57PM

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