MSO6999 - (Monument)

Summary

An alleged Bronze Age barrow, on a flat-topped ridge, could not be found during field investigation in 1995. The area is very uneven, with several mounds and hollows.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

For details see county SMR (1). The NGR cited by 1 falls on a broad flat-topped ridge. The area is covered with amorphous undulations and shallowpeat workings. Several slight mounds and hollows are visible, but nothing that resembles a prehistoric barrow (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Somerset CC SMR, 29-SEP-1986..
  • <2> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. RCHME Field Investigation, 12-JAN-1995, WR Wilson-North..

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 776 342 (68m by 67m)
Map sheet SS73SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE9
  • National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 909017
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33133

Record last edited

Dec 14 2010 9:27AM

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