MSO7083 - Mound of unknown date on Deer Park (Monument)


A square flat topped turf covered mound of uncertain date and function. It lies close to the bank of a stream.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred at SS 7668 3809 is a square, flat topped, turf covered mound 5.8 metres across and 0.4 metres high. This was found by Richard McDonnell. It lies close to the bank of a stream in an area of reeds and marsh. The purpose and date of the mound are not known. [1, 2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. RCHME Field Investigation, 15 Novemeber 1994.
  • <2> Survey: McDonnell, R. 1993, 1994. Archaeological Survey for Exmoor National Park. Field Record 256.



Grid reference SS 7667 3809 (point)
Map sheet SS73NE

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12551
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 NE73
  • National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1029871
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35753

Record last edited

Oct 18 2013 12:27PM


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