MSO11986 - Boundary stones north of Bendels Barrow (Monument)


Two limestone blocks, still extant, are shown on historic mapping and mark the boundary between Exford and Luccombe parishes.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The boundary stones are marked on historic mapping along the boundary of Exford and Luccombe parishes. [1-3] The limestone blocks are 18 inches high and rectangular in cross section, 12 inches by 18 inches. [2]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. A Bowman, Exmoor National Park, 11 September 1985.



Grid reference Centred SS 8544 4114 (125m by 22m)
Map sheet SS84SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO6724
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE77
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36151
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34613

Record last edited

Oct 16 2014 12:40PM


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