MSO7116 - Bronze Age burial cairn north of Lanacombe I (Monument)

Summary

A Bronze Age burial cairn, visible as a moss covered stony mound measuring 5 metres in diameter and 0.4 metres high, with an irregular depression in the summit.

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Full Description

Centred at SS 7810 4284 is a prehistoric cairn. It is 5 metres in diameter and 0.4 metres high, and consists of a grass and moss covered stony mound. The summit of the mound has an irregular depression 1.3 metres by 1.0 metres and 0.2 metres deep. Surveyed at 1:2500 scale. [1] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 27 June 1995. [Mapped feature: #47231 ]
  • <2> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1042754, Extant 26 May 2021.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 7810 4284 (point)
Map sheet SS74SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12424
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SE147
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1042754
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35620

Record last edited

May 26 2021 8:39AM

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