MSO11985 - Boundary stone northeast of Bendels Barrow (Monument)


A limestone block with no visible markings denotes the boundary between Exford and Luccombe parishes.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"B.S." marked on historic and modern mapping on the boundary of Exford and Luccombe parishes. [1-4] It consists of a limestone block 17 inches high and 8.5 inch wide, with no visible markings. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" SS84SE.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. A Bowman, Exmoor National Park Authority, 11 September 1985.



Grid reference Centred SS 8567 4119 (1m by 0m)
Map sheet SS84SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO6723
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE76
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36150
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34612

Record last edited

Oct 16 2014 12:31PM


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